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Historical silvicultural treatmentsAuthor(s): G. E. Gruell; W. C. Schmidt; S. F. Arno; W. J. Reich; James Menakis
Source: In: Smith, Helen Y.; Arno, Stephen F., eds. Eighty-eight years of change in a managed ponderosa pine forest. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-23. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 10-13
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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DescriptionThe Lick Creek timber sale of 1906 attracted much attention because it was the first large National Forest timber sale (2,135 acres) in the ponderosa pine cover type in the USDA Forest Service Northern Region. A total of 37,600,000 board feet (bd ft) was cut (White 1924).
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CitationGruell, G. E.; Schmidt, W. C.; Arno, S. F.; Reich, W. J.; Menakis, James. 1999. Historical silvicultural treatments. In: Smith, Helen Y.; Arno, Stephen F., eds. Eighty-eight years of change in a managed ponderosa pine forest. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-23. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 10-13
Keywordsecosystem-based management, forest succession, prescribed fire, Lick Creek timber sale
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