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Six new machiens and nine products can triple commodity recovery from southern forestsAuthor(s): Peter Koch
Source: Energy and the Southern Forest, 27 Annual LSU Foresty Symposium, Louisiana State University Division of Continuing Education, Baton Rouge, La: 132-158
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionIn the South, about 0.8 ton of hardwoods grow on pine site for every ton of pine biomass. About half of this hardwood volume is in 11 oak (Quercus sp.) species, with sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua L.) and hickory (Carya sp.) also comprising important fractions. About half the volume is in trees 5.0 to 10.9 inches in dbh, with the remaining volume about evenly divided between trees 11.0 - 14.9 inches dbh and trees 15 + inches in dbh (Christoper et al. 1976, Murphy and Knight 1974).
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CitationKoch, Peter. 1978. Six new machiens and nine products can triple commodity recovery from southern forests. Energy and the Southern Forest, 27 Annual LSU Foresty Symposium, Louisiana State University Division of Continuing Education, Baton Rouge, La: 132-158
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