Early Results from a Reforestation "Pilot Plant"
Abstract:This article describes a reforestation "pilot plant" of 722 acres established to test the effectiveness of planting specifications based on previous experiments. The many plantations further serve as a demonstration of planting the right tree in the right place. At the end of the third season satisfactory results are noted.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Silviculturist in charge of forest planting investigations, Appalachian Forest Experiment Station, U. S. Forest Service, Asheville, N. C.
Publication date: August 1, 1944
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