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Photo guide for estimating risk to hardwood trees during prescribed burning operations in eastern oak forestsAuthor(s): Patrick H. Brose
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-44. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station. 95 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionA field guide of 40 photographs of common hardwood trees of eastern oak forests and fuel loadings surrounding their bases. The guide contains instructions on how to rapidly assess a tree's likelihood to be damaged or killed by prescribed burning.
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CitationBrose, Patrick H. 2009. Photo guide for estimating risk to hardwood trees during prescribed burning operations in eastern oak forests. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-44. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station. 95 p.
Keywordsforest fire, forest fuels, Quercus, shelterwood system
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