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Productivity of forests of the United States and its relation to soil and site factors and management practices: a review.Author(s): C.C. Grier; K.M. Lee; N.M. [and others] Nadkarni
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-222. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 51 p
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionData on net primary biological productivity of United States forests are summarized by geographic region. Site factors influencing productivity are reviewed.
This paper is a review of existing literature in the productivity of various forest regions of the United States, the influence of site factors on forest productivity, and the impact of various forest-management practices on site productivity.
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CitationGrier, C.C.; Lee, K.M.; Nadkarni, N.M. [and others]. 1989. Productivity of forests of the United States and its relation to soil and site factors and management practices: a review. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-222. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 51 p
KeywordsSite productivity, management (forest), productivity (biological)
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