Document


Title

Alaska forest research problems and program
Document Type: Journal
Author(s): R. F. Taylor
Publication Year: 1951

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • boreal forest
  • fire
  • fire research
  • forest production
  • succession
  • timber
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Record Maintained By:
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Record Last Modified: December 3, 2015
FRAMES Record Number: 5260

Description

Abstract of a paper outlining research programmes on: the effect of fires on succession; methods of cutting the all-aged climax forest for pulpwood, to ensure good second-growth stands; methods of predicting quality and quantity of second growth on the basis of the present uneven-aged climax stands; and the effect of pulpwood logging on salmon spawning streams.

Citation:
Taylor, R.F. 1951. Alaska forest research problems and program. Bulletin of the National Research Council 122:41-42.