The Edge of the Cut: Implications for Wildlife Populations
Forest edges created by management practices are the stage for complex ecological interactions. Traditionally, foresters and wildlife managers have viewed the creation of forest edges as a win-win situation because certain favored species -- namely game -- benefited. But recent reevaluations of edge effects have resulted in a different conclusion: that when viewed as landscape features, forest edges also threaten biological diversity.
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Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Assistant Professor, School of Forestry and Wood Products, Michigan Technological University, Houghton
Publication date: 1998-08-01
2016 Impact Factor: 1.675 (Rank 20/64 in forestry)
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