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    Author(s): Karen Cappiella; Tom Schueler; Tiffany Wright
    Date: 2005
    Source: United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service Northeastern Area State and Private Forestry NA-TP-04-05
    Publication Series: Technical Bulletin
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    Description

    This manual is one in a three-part series on using trees to protect and restore urban watersheds. A brief description of each part follows. Part 1: Methods for Increasing Forest Cover in a Watershed introduces the emerging topic of urban watershed forestry. This part also presents new methods for the watershed planner or forester to systematically measure watershed forest cover and select the best methods for maintaining or increasing this cover by protecting, enhancing, and reforesting large parcels of primarily public land across the watershed. These methods are based on extensive review of the latest research and input from experts in a wide range of related fields.

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    Citation

    Cappiella, Karen; Schueler, Tom; Wright, Tiffany 2005. Urban Watershed Forestry Manual Part 1: Methods for Increasing Forest Cover in a Watershed. United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service Northeastern Area State and Private Forestry NA-TP-04-05

    Keywords

    watershed, urban watershed, forestry watershed, forestry watershed manual, forest cover, NA-TP-04-05, urban forest cover, urban forestry

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