Board-foot increment on residual ponderosa pine in Montana
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Published by Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station in Ogden, Utah .
Written in English


  • Growth,
  • Ponderosa pine,
  • Forests and forestry

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Edition Notes

Statementby Kenneth N. Boe and David Tackle
SeriesResearch note / Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service -- no. 34, Research note (Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah)) -- no. 34.
ContributionsTackle, David, joint author, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah)
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25580177M

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An uneven-aged, understocked virgin forest of ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Laws.) was partially harvested by group selection, improvement selection, and salvage cutting. Bitterroot National Forest sells million-board-foot timber sale The timber project will commercially thin just under 1, acres of mostly ponderosa pine forest east of the West Fork. West Coast Lumberman 59(5) A Clean cutting of ponderosa pine versus selective cutting. Jour. Forestry 32(8) U I'Jhy selective cutting of ponderosa pine pays. The Timberman 35(11), L Application of selective logging to a ponderosa pine operation in western Montana, Univ, Montana Bui. , 56 pp. June Total height and crown length of representative even-aged (a) and multiaged (b) stands of ponderosa pine in Montana. Each bar shows the total height of individual trees, and the darker shading is.