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Fate of Hexazinone and Picloram in Southern Forest WatershedsAuthor(s): Daniel G. Neary; Parshall B. Bush; Jerry L. Michael
Source: In: Proceedings, 40th Annual Meeting Southern Weed Science Society; 1987 January 12-14; Orlando, FL. [Champaign, IL]: Southern Weed Science Society. 406. Abstract.
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionHerbicides are being used more frequently in the intensively managed forest ecosystems of the southeastern United States. Most of this increased use occurs during site preparation prior to replanting cutover or converted stands. Herbicides provide a cost-effective tool for controlling herbaceous and weed cunpetition which adversely affects pine establishnent and early growth. Herbicides are also useful in minimizing erosion which can affect site productivity and water quality. Since forested watersheds throughout the Sou sources for high quality municipal and danestic drinking water, there has been considerable concern over the potential for water contsnination with herbicide residues.
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CitationNeary, Daniel G.; Bush, Parshall B.; Michael, Jerry L. 1987. Fate of Hexazinone and Picloram in Southern Forest Watersheds. In: Proceedings, 40th Annual Meeting Southern Weed Science Society; 1987 January 12-14; Orlando, FL. [Champaign, IL]: Southern Weed Science Society. 406. Abstract.
- Fate of Hexazinone and Picloram in Southern United States Forest Watersheds
- Herbicides--Protecting Long-Term Sustainability and Water Quality in Forest Ecosystems
- Protecting Surface Water Systems on Forest Sites Through Herbicide Use
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