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The Fraser Experimental Forest ... its work and aimsAuthor(s): L. D. Love
Source: Station Paper No. 8. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 16 p.
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
Station: Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station
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DescriptionIn 1937 the Fraser Experimental Forest was established in the heart of the Central Rocky Mountains near the Continental Divide 65 miles north and west of Denver. This 36-square-mile outdoor research laboratory is well suited for the study of pressing problems related to water yield from high-elevation forests and alpine areas. (Originally published in 1952; revised in 1960).
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CitationLove, L. D. 1960. The Fraser Experimental Forest ... its work and aims. Station Paper No. 8. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 16 p.
KeywordsFraser Experimental Forest, climate, vegetation, timber harvesting, lodgepole pine, streamflow, strip cutting, snow cover
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