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North Fork Caspar Creek stream biology studyAuthor(s): Micheal S. Parker
Source: Jackson Demonstration State Forest Newsletter, No. 43, October 1991. p. 7-8.
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionTimber harvesting is one of the most widespread land-uses in forested watersheds throughout western North America. It has long been recognized that timber removal, primarily through clearcutting, may have significant impacts on some environmental conditions within streams draining forested watersheds. It is also clear that logging related impacts are highly variable among streams from different regions, primarily due to varying influences of climate, geology and forest type.
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CitationParker, Micheal S. 1991. North Fork Caspar Creek stream biology study. Jackson Demonstration State Forest Newsletter, No. 43, October 1991. p. 7-8.
KeywordsPSW4351, Caspar Creek, streams, watershed, logging impacts, channel morphology, sediment yield, bedload transport, woody debris
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