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Biotic and abiotic mechanisms in the establishment of northern red oak seedlings: a reviewAuthor(s): Linda S. Gribko; Thomas M. Schuler; W. Mark Ford
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-295. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station. 18 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThis review of literature pertaining to the biotic and abiotic mechanisms in the establishment of northern red oak seedlings is designed to aid forest managers and researchers interested in sustaining the oak component of the eastern and central hardwood forest regions. Recommendations for future research are presented.
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CitationGribko, Linda S.; Schuler, Thomas M.; Ford, W. Mark. 2002. Biotic and abiotic mechanisms in the establishment of northern red oak seedlings: a review. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-295. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station. 18 p.
Keywordsnorthern red oak, acorn production, acorn dispersers, acorn germination
- Heartwood taper in northern red oak (Quercus rubra L.)
- Sustaining northern red oak forests: managing oak from regeneration to canopy dominance in mature stands
- Insects that damage northern red oak acorns
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