Sidelights on Managing Mixed Pine-Hardwood Stands Under the Selection System
Abstract:The author has applied selection management for 12 years to the second-growth stands on the Crossett Experimental Forest. He describes what has been learned about stand structure, normal all-aged growing stock, minimum size of management units, and the general effect of the system upon the understocked shortleaf-loblolly pine-hardwood stands in south Arkansas.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Forester, Southern Forest Experiment Station, Crossett, Ark.
Publication date: February 1, 1950
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