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Title

Changes in understory vegetation with increasing stand age in New Brunswick forests: species composition, cover, biomass, and nutrients
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): D. A. MacLean; R. W. Wein
Publication Year: 1977

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • age classes
  • biomass
  • calcium
  • Canada
  • Cladina rangiferina
  • Comptonia peregrina
  • Cornus canadensis
  • cover
  • fire intensity
  • Gaultheria procumbens
  • ground cover
  • hardwood forests
  • herbaceous vegetation
  • K - potassium
  • Kalmia angustifolia
  • lichens
  • magnesium
  • mosses
  • New Brunswick
  • nitrogen
  • nutrient cycling
  • nutrients
  • overstory
  • pine forests
  • Pinus banksiana
  • plant nutrients
  • Pleurozium schreberi
  • Polytrichum commune
  • population density
  • Pteridium aquilinum
  • Rhododendron canadense
  • shrubs
  • soil nutrients
  • species diversity (plants)
  • understory vegetation
  • Vaccinium
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 29161
Tall Timbers Record Number: 3080
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Citation:
MacLean, D. A., and R. W. Wein. 1977. Changes in understory vegetation with increasing stand age in New Brunswick forests: species composition, cover, biomass, and nutrients. Canadian Journal of Botany, v. 55, p. 2818-2831.