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Applying the shelterwood systemAuthor(s): Richard M. Godman
Source: In: Hutchinson, Jay G., ed. Northern hardwood notes. St. Paul, MN.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station. 2.04
Publication Series: Other
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionThe 2-cut shelterwood silvicultural system is the most reliable method we have for regenerating even-aged hardwoods. Unlike other systems it can be used for all hardwood species, both small- and large-seeded, but will probably be used most often for the small-seeded ones such as yellow birch, paper birch, and hemlock.
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CitationGodman, Richard M. 1992. Applying the shelterwood system. In: Hutchinson, Jay G., ed. Northern hardwood notes. St. Paul, MN.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station. 2.04
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