Canadian Forest Service Publications

A study of black spruce forests in northern Quebec. 1963. Hatcher, R.J. Government of Canada, Department of Forestry, Laurentian Forest Research Centre, Sainte-Foy, Quebec. Department of Forestry Publication 1018. 37 p.

Year: 1963

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 15333

Language: English

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The origin, age structure, species composition, volume and basal area distribution, growth rate, mortality and reproduction of even and uneven-aged stands of six site types in a forest of five square miles, and changes which occurred from 1950 to 1961, are described. A comparison with yield table data is presented, some implications of the findings are discussed, and a need for additional investigation is indicated.