Thirty-two Years of Annual Burning in Longleaf Pine
Author: Bruce, David
Source: Journal of Forestry, Volume 45, Number 11, 1 November 1947 , pp. 809-814(6)
Publisher: Society of American Foresters
Abstract:This article describes one of the oldest forestry experiments in the South. It shows some important ecological characteristics of longleaf pine: first, the destruction of longleaf seedlings by hogs; second, the fire resistance of longleaf; and third, the change in forest type that follows fire exclusion on longleaf land throughout much of the South.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Silviculturist, Gulfcoast Branch, Southern Forest Experiment Station, Gulfport, Miss. Junior Member, S.A.F.
Publication date: November 1, 1947
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