Document


Title

Ecology and regeneration of lodgepole pine
Document Type: Book
Author(s): J. E. Lotan; D. A. Perry
Publication Year: 1983

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • Abies lasiocarpa
  • agriculture
  • Arceuthobium americanum
  • arthropods
  • artificial regeneration
  • Black Hills
  • competition
  • cones
  • Dendroctonus ponderosae
  • droughts
  • forage
  • forest management
  • forest products
  • fungi
  • hardwood forests
  • Idaho
  • insects
  • Ips pini
  • Larix occidentalis
  • light
  • logging
  • Montana
  • mortality
  • mycorrhiza
  • Oregon
  • Picea engelmannii
  • pine forests
  • Pinus albicaulis
  • Pinus contorta
  • Pinus monticola
  • Pinus ponderosa
  • Pseudotsuga menziesii
  • regeneration
  • seed dispersal
  • seed germination
  • seed production
  • seedlings
  • serotiny
  • slash
  • soils
  • subalpine forests
  • temperature
  • Thuja plicata
  • Tsuga mertensiana
  • watersheds
  • wildlife habitat management
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: July 31, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 39210
Tall Timbers Record Number: 13848
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A1.76:606 DDW
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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Description

Summarizes and consolidates ecological and silvicultural knowledge of lodgepole pine forests, particularly pertaining to regeneration of stands. Describes the timber source, autecology, and synecology of Rocky Mountain lodgepole pine, including discussions of injurious agents. Discusses factors affecting both natural and artifical regeneration and makes recommendations for successfully restocking harvested areas.

Citation:
Lotan, J. E., and D. A. Perry. 1983. Ecology and regeneration of lodgepole pine. Agriculture Handbook No. 606. Washington, DC, US Department of Agriculture, Forest Service.