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Study Effects of Impounded Water on Trees

Author(s):

W. M. Broadfoot

Year:

1970

Publication type:

Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Primary Station(s):

Southern Research Station

Historical Station(s):

Southern Forest Experiment Station

Source:

Mississippi Farm Research 21(6):1-2

Description

In recent years farmers and sportsmen have built many temporary shallow-water impoundments in southern hardwood forests. While the main purpose has been to attract waterfowl, a recent study shows that these forest lakes, if properly managed, can also benefit the timber.

Citation

Broadfoot, W. M. 1970. Study Effects of Impounded Water on Trees. Mississippi Farm Research 21(6):1-2.

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