Canadian Forest Service Publications

Amelioration of water-logged terrain in Quebec. I : Description of the area, hydrology and drainage. 1970. Stanek, W. s.n., S.l. Information Report Q-X-17. 16 p.

Year: 1970

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 16111

Language: English

Series: Information Report (LFC - Qu├ębec)

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One hundred and seventy acres of wet, ombrotrophic peatland near Quebec City, Quebec, were drained in 1968. The vegetation, organic soils, silvicultural value of the area before drainage and the hydrological conditions immediately before and after drainage are described.