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    Author(s): Kevin Smith; Walter Shortle; Kenneth Dudzik
    Date: 2001
    Source: USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station, Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry
    Publication Series: Technical Bulletin
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    The ice storm of January 1998 in the northeastern United States and adjacent Canada was an extreme example of severe weather that injures trees every year. Broken branches, split branch forks, and snapped stems are all examples of storm injury.

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    Smith, Kevin; Shortle, Walter; Dudzik, Kenneth. 2001. Patterns of Storm Injury and Tree Response. USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station, Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry. NA-TP-02-01. 4p.


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