You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Determining Stocking Levels in Young, Mixed Hardwood Stands in the North Carolina Piedmmont
Author: Schuler, Jamie L.; Robison, Daniel J.;
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS–71. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. pp. 280-282
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
Description: Upland Piedmont hardwood stands represent an important forest type in North Carolina and the Southeastern United States. Many of these forests are being converted to other land uses. A solution to maintaining these forest types lies in increasing productivity and profitability of this resource. This implies a shift from traditional, extensive management to more intensive silviculture, including pre-commercial thinning. However, there is a lack of information available to managers for assessing stocking levels and to guide decisionmaking in these upland stands. A preliminarily model for identifying full stocking is presented.
- 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 email@example.com to request a hard copy of this publication. (Please specify exactly
which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
XML: View XML
Schuler, Jamie L.; Robison, Daniel J. 2004. Determining Stocking Levels in Young, Mixed Hardwood Stands in the North Carolina Piedmmont. Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS–71. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. pp. 280-282
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility