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Studies of two cumulative effects riddlesAuthor(s): R. M. Rice; R. R. Ziemer; J. Lewis; T. E. Lisle
Source: EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 70(43): 1122.
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionAlthough it is unquestionably prudent to consider the cumulative watershed effects (CWEs) of timber harvesting, the presumed CWE phenomena offer limited opportunity for scientific inquiry. We are addressing two questions: are there synergistic sedimentation effects of sufficient magnitude to warrant consideration beyond efforts to reduce on-site erosion; and what are the expected long term effects of different harvesting schedules on fish habitat
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CitationRice, R. M.; Ziemer, R. R.; Lewis, J.; Lisle, T. E. 1989. Studies of two cumulative effects riddles. EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 70(43): 1122.
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