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Title: Stain Associated with Nails in Trees on Permanent Plots

Author: Briscoe, Charles B.; Box, Benton H.;

Date: 1959

Source: LSU Forestry Note AESRR-FN-25. Baton Rouge, LA: Lousiana State University & A & M College, School of Forestry

Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication

Description: In studies involving the measurement and subsequent remeasurement of trees, such as CFI plots or siliviculture research plots, the trees are commonly identified by metal tags fastened to the trees by means of nails. In 1957 a study was begun to determine whether this practice would lead to dregrade or scalable defect in the trees.

Keywords: loblolly pine, southern red oak, white oak, sweetgum

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Briscoe, Charles B.; Box, Benton H. 1959. Stain Associated with Nails in Trees on Permanent Plots. LSU Forestry Note AESRR-FN-25. Baton Rouge, LA: Lousiana State University & A & M College, School of Forestry. 2 p.

 


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