You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Tree regeneration response to the group selection method in southern Indiana
Author: Weigel, Dale R.; Parker, George R.;
Source: Northern Journal of Applied Forestry. 14(2): 90-94.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Description: Tree regeneration response following the use of the group selection method was studied within 36 group openings on the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division in south central Indiana. Two different aspects and three time periods since cutting were examined. The objectives were to determine whether aspect, age, species group, location within the opening, or their interactions had any influence on the number of stems or average height of the tree regeneration. Among openings up to 20 yr since cutting, yellow-poplar and dogwood were most abundant for stems greater than 2.5 cm diameter at breast height (dbh), and dogwood and cherry-ash-walnut were most abundantfor stems less than 2.5 cm dbh. The location x species group interaction also influenced the number of stems greater than 2.5 cm dbh. Stems less than 2.5 cm dbh were influenced by the age x species group and aspect x species group interactions. The north aspect and the oldest openings contained the most stems per hectare less than 2.5 cm dbh. The interaction of age and species group influenced average height for stems greater than or equal to 2.5 cm dbh. Average height increased with age for stems greater than or equal to 2.5 cm dbh.
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
- This publication may be available in hard copy. Check the Northern Research Station web site to request a printed copy of this publication.
- Our on-line publications are scanned and captured using Adobe Acrobat. During the capture process some typographical errors may occur. Please contact Sharon Hobrla, email@example.com if you notice any errors which make this publication unusable.
XML: View XML
Weigel, Dale R.; Parker, George R. 1997. Tree regeneration response to the group selection method in southern Indiana. Northern Journal of Applied Forestry. 14(2): 90-94.
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility