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Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

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Predicting volume distributions of hardwood sawn products by tree grade in eastern Canada

Steve Bédard, Isabelle Duchesne, François Guillemette and Josianne DeBlois.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

July 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9053 words.

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Northern hardwoods are an ecologically and economically important forest type in eastern North America. Historically, the hardwood supply came from...

Partial harvest to reduce occurrence of American beech affected by beech bark disease: 10 year results

Evan C Dracup and David A MacLean.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 7557 words.

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Beech bark disease stunts American beech (Fagus grandifolia Ehrh.) to unmerchantable size, and promotes heavy sprouting that outcompetes more...

Using focal species modelling to evaluate the impact of land use change on forest and other habitat networks in western oceanic landscapes

Jonathan Humphrey, Duncan Ray, Tracy Brown, Duncan Stone, Kevin Watts and Russell Anderson.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

April 2009; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6224 words.

Habitat networks have an important role in combating the deleterious effects of habitat fragmentation on biodiversity. This paper demonstrates how focal species modelling can be used to...

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Soil, hydroperiod and bedding effects on restoring bottomland hardwoods on flood‐prone agricultural lands in North Louisiana, USA

William B. Patterson and John C. Adams.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Many of the bottomland hardwood forests of the Lower Mississippi Alluvial Valley, USA have been converted to agriculture, thus constituting a sizable loss in ecological and socio‐economic...

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The effect of roots and litter of Calamagrostis canadensis on root sucker regeneration of Populus tremuloides

Simon M. Landhäusser, Tara L. Mulak and Victor J. Lieffers.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

October 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 4529 words.

Marsh reed grass (Calamagrostis canadensis (Michx.) Beauv.) is a common, highly competitive grass native to the boreal mixedwood forest. This grass increases in abundance after clear-cut...

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Tree species-specific effects on soil microbial residues in an upper Michigan old-growth forest system

Chao Liang, Ryosuke Fujinuma, Liping Wei and Teri C. Balser.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2007; p ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 3275 words.

Microbial contribution to carbon and nitrogen cycling in forest soils is important, and may depend on tree species. The amount of amino sugars and their ratios can serve as reliable...

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