Skip to Main Content
U.S. Forest Service
Caring for the land and serving people

United States Department of Agriculture

Home > Search > Publication Information

  1. Share via EmailShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on Twitter
    Dislike this pubLike this pub
    Author(s): William I. Stein
    Date: 1955
    Source: Northwest Science. 29(1): 10-22
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    PDF: Download Publication  (1.46 MB)


    Natural reproduction has often proved undependable for restocking cutovers and burns in the mixed-conifer forest types of southwestern Oregon. These types, covering 6,000 square miles of productive forest land in the five southwestern Oregon counties, are composed of many species--principally Douglas fir, Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco; ponderosa pine, Pinus ponderosa Laws.; sugar pine, Pinus lambertiana Dougl.; incense cedar, Libocedrus decurrens Torr.; grand fir, Abies grandis (Dougl.) Lindl.; and white fir, Abies concolor (Gord. & Glend.) Lindl. Each of these species is commercially important; but three, Douglas fir, ponderosa pine, and sugar pine, may be preferable for specific environments.

    Publication Notes

    • Visit PNW's Publication Request Page to request a hard copy of this publication.
    • We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
    • This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.


    Stein, William I. 1955. Some lessons in artificial regeneration from southwestern Oregon. Northwest Science. 29(1): 10-22

    Related Search

    XML: View XML
Show More
Show Fewer
Jump to Top of Page