You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Release of sugar pine seedlings and saplings by harvest cutting.
Author: Hallin, William E.;
Source: PNW Old Series Research Notes No. 179, p. 1-3
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
Description: Sugar pine, the preferred species to grow on many forest areas in southwestern Oregon, is often seeded or planted on clearcuts there. Advance growth in the form of seedlings, saplings, and poles is common in the mixed- conifer type, and costly planting can be eliminated if this advance growth can be saved during logging and slash disposal. However, if the necessary changes in logging and slash disposal practices are to pay off, long-suppressed understory sugar pine seedlings and saplings must respond satisfactorily to release. A study on the South Umpqua drainage has shown that such sugar pine seedlings will respond with increased height growth after removal of the overstory.
- 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.
- You may send email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a hard copy of this publication. (Please specify exactly
which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
XML: View XML
Hallin, William E. 1959. Release of sugar pine seedlings and saplings by harvest cutting. PNW Old Series Research Notes No. 179, p. 1-3
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility