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Planning and executing a commercial stand improvement experiment in pine mixedwoods. 1994. Williams, J. The Forestry Chronicle 70(4): 382-384.

Year: 1994

Issued by: Pacific Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 4357

Language: English

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This paper describes the background, objectives, and establishment of an operational scale experiment in commercial stand improvement cutting in two storied pine mixedwoods. Details of the planning process are described including pre-study inventory, sampling, and treatment planning. Techniques of treatment and damage assessment are described along with observations of immediate results. The experiment was established in 1971 and 20 year results are now available elsewhere.