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Needed: Guidelines for defining acceptable advance regenerationAuthor(s): Dennis E. Ferguson
Source: Research Note INT-341. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 5 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Intermountain Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionAdvance regeneration is an important component in many stands scheduled for harvesting. Properly managed, such regeneration can contribute to a healthy, new stand, but too often trees do not quickly respond to the new environment or take too long to adjust. Definitions of acceptable advance regeneration are needed for pre- and postharvest inventories. The author discusses how to develop criteria for acceptable advance regeneration and guidelines for conducting inventories.
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CitationFerguson, Dennis E. 1984. Needed: Guidelines for defining acceptable advance regeneration. Research Note INT-341. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 5 p.
Keywordssuccession, Northern Rocky Mountains, reproduction, inventory
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