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Effects of Fire on Southern Pine: Observations and RecommendationsAuthor(s): Dale D. Wade; R.W. Johansen
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. SE-41. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 14 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Southeastern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionSystematically discusses fire damage as it relates to all parts of the tree: available literature is critiqued, apparent contradictions resolved, and some commonly held misconceptions dispelled. Suggestions for avoiding fire damage during prescribed burns are given.
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CitationWade, Dale D.; Johansen, R.W. 1986. Effects of Fire on Southern Pine: Observations and Recommendations. Gen. Tech. Rep. SE-41. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 14 p.
KeywordsFire damage, fire injury, crown scorch, fire mortality, bark char
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