The Problem of Selecting the Desirable Pine Species for Forest Planting in Ohio

Authors: Polivka, J. B.; Alderman, O. A.

Source: Journal of Forestry, Volume 35, Number 9, 1 September 1937 , pp. 832-835(4)

Publisher: Society of American Foresters

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The ten species of pine commonly planted in Ohio are affected by a considerable number of insects, several fungi, and tbe yellow-bellied sapsucker. A study was made of the prevalence of and the damage done by these agencies and it is concluded that white, jack, and Norway pines are the most desirable pines for forest planting in Ohio.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Ohio Division of Forestry

Publication date: September 1, 1937

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  • The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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