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Clearcutting As A Management Practice in Maine Forests : Report to the Maine Department of Conservation, Forests for the Future Program.

by The Irland Group

Maine Department of Conservation, Augusta, Maine. 1988.

Contents:( Part I ) Introduction / What is Clearcutting? / Environmental Effects of Clearcutting / Conclusions / Recommendations

Contents:(Part II) Introduction / Public Policy / Definition / Spruce-Fir Siviculture / Northern Hardwood Silviculture / White Pine Silviculture / Aspen-Birch Silviculture / Regeneration / The Brush Stage / Artificial Regeneration / Budworm / Aesthetics / Water Resources / Wildlife / Nutrients and Soil / Naturalistic Silviculture / Logging / Bibliography

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Maine Department of Conservation


Augusta, Maine


Woodlands, Clearcutting, Logging, Forests, Conservation, Timber Production, Forest Landscapes, Lumber, Hardwood, Silviculture, Brush, Water Resources, Woodcutting, Silvicultural Practices, Spruce, Fir, White Pine, Aspen, Birch, Budworm, Forest Management, Timber Thinning, Wildlife, Tree Planting


Environmental Law | Environmental Sciences | Forest Biology | Forest Management | Forest Sciences | Natural Resource Economics | Natural Resources Management and Policy | Sustainability


USM Libraries Stacks: SD 538.2 M2 C5 1988

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Clearcutting As A Management Practice in Maine Forests



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