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Age and stem origin of Appalachian hardwood reproduction following a clearcut-herbicide treatmentAuthor(s): G.R., Jr. Trimble; E.H. Tryon; H. Clay Smith; J.D. Hillier; J.D. Hillier
Source: Res. Pap. NE-589. Broomall, PA: US. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 8 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionSeven years after a clearcut-herbicide treatment in a West Virginia Appalachian hardwood stand, root-stem age was determined for sugar maple, black cherry, and white ash. Sugar maple stems originated from advanced reproduction, black cherry originated primarily from seedlings that germinated during or after treatment, and white ash stems were a mixture of seedlings, advanced reproduction, and stump sprouts.
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CitationTrimble, G.R., Jr.; Tryon, E.H.; Smith, H. Clay; Hillier, J.D. 1986. Age and stem origin of Appalachian hardwood reproduction following a clearcut-herbicide treatment. Res. Pap. NE-589. Broomall, PA: US. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 8 p.
Keywordsregeneration, stem origin, stem age, clearcut-herbicide
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