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Growth response of managed uneven-aged northern conifer standsAuthor(s): Dale S. Solomon; Robert M. Frank
Source: Res. Pap. NE-517. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiement Station. 17p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe growth response of trees in spruce-fir-hemlock stands was recorded from plots that were managed to control stand density, species composition, length of harvest interval, and salvage of mortality. Basal area, volume, and diameter increment are presented by species and size classification for harvesting intervals of 5, 10, and 20 years.
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CitationSolomon, Dale S.; Frank, Robert M. 1983. Growth response of managed uneven-aged northern conifer stands. Res. Pap. NE-517. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiement Station. 17p.
KeywordsBasal area, volume, harvest interval
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