Root system response of naturally regenerated Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) after complete overstory removal
Abstract:Long regeneration periods, which result in two-layered or multilayered forest stands, are an important element of the close-to-nature forest management paradigm in central Europe. Such extended regeneration periods, however, may lead to undesirable development of advance regeneration, specifically in species such as Douglas-fir (
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Faculty of Forest and Environmental Science, Institute of Silviculture, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany; Waldbau-Institut Universität Freiburg Tennenbacherstr. 4-79085 Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany. 2: Forest Research Institute of Baden-Wuerttemberg. Wonnhaldestr. 4-79100 Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany.
Publication date: October 1, 2012
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