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Notes: Photosynthetic and Respiratory Rates of Sassafras albidum

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Abstract:

Net photosynthesis and transpiration rates indicate that sassafras may be adapted to tolerate the relatively dry and warm environment of old fields as well as to shaded pine plantations. Sassafras photosynthesizes efficiently under high plant water stress and at low light intensities. Forest Sci. 18:218-222.

Keywords: Plant water stress; light intensity

Document Type: News

Affiliations: Professor and Head of the Dep. of Forestry, University of Illinois, Urbana 61801

Publication date: September 1, 1972

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  • Forest Science is a peer-reviewed journal publishing fundamental and applied research that explores all aspects of natural and social sciences as they apply to the function and management of the forested ecosystems of the world. Topics include silviculture, forest management, biometrics, economics, entomology & pathology, fire & fuels management, forest ecology, genetics & tree improvement, geospatial technologies, harvesting & utilization, landscape ecology, operations research, forest policy, physiology, recreation, social sciences, soils & hydrology, and wildlife management.
    Forest Science is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December.

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