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Structure and composition of moist coastal forests in Dorado, Puerto RicoAuthor(s): Julio C. Figueroa; Luis Totti; Ariel E. Lugo; Roy O. Woodbury
Source: Res. Pap. SO-202. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 11 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionChanges in forest structure and area over a 44-year period in coastal moist forests in Puerto Rico show succession toward a single climax on white sands. A Pterocarpus forest has not changed and is considered a climax on flooded soils.
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CitationFigueroa, Julio C.; Totti, Luis; Lugo, Ariel E.; Woodbury, Roy O. 1984. Structure and composition of moist coastal forests in Dorado, Puerto Rico. Res. Pap. SO-202. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 11 p.
KeywordsTropical forests, tropical succession, forested wetlands, pterocarpus swamps
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