You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Selection criteria for forested natural areas in New England, USA
Author: Leak, William B.; Yamasaki, Mariko; Smith, Marie-Louise; Funk, David T.;
Source: Natual Areas Journal. 14(4): 300-305.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Description: The selection of forested natural areas for research and educational purposes is discussed. Five factors are important: sufficient size; representation of typical communities and sites; documented disturbance histories; acceptable current condition in terms of age, tree size, and successional stage; and administrative feasibility.
- 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
Leak, William B.; Yamasaki, Mariko; Smith, Marie-Louise; Funk, David T. 1994. Selection criteria for forested natural areas in New England, USA. Natual Areas Journal. 14(4): 300-305.
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility