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    Author(s): Theodore C. Tryon; Thomas W. Hartranft
    Date: 1977
    Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-29. Upper Darby, PA: U. S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 151-158
    Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
    Station: Northeastern Research Station
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    Silvicultural cleaning production varied from .15 to .34 acres per man day using light weight chain saws in young Spruce and Fir stands in Central Nova Scotia. Direct labor and saw costs, in cleaning young softwood stands in Nova Scotia, can be expected to range generally from $55.00 to $90.00 per acre, depending on crew experience, stand density, and equipment used.

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    Tryon, Theodore C.; Hartranft, Thomas W. 1977. Field experience silvicultural cleaning project in young spruce and fir stands in central Nova Scotia. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-29. Upper Darby, PA: U. S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 151-158

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