Prescribed Burning Stimulates Natural Regeneration of Yellow-Poplar
Abstract:The number and height growth of yellow-poplar seedlings increased significantly on piedmont sites three growing seasons after prescribed burning. The increase in height growth was attributed to earlier germination of yellow-poplar seed on burned plots.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Associate Professor, Department of Forestry, Clemson University, Clemson, S. C.
Publication date: August 1, 1972
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