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Acclimation of Natural and Planted Amabilis Fir to Clearcut and Stand Edge Microclimates on a Coastal Montane Reforestation Site

Author(s) or contact(s): R.S. Koppenaal, B.J. Hawkins, and A.K. Mitchell
Source: Research Branch
Subject: Silvicultural Systems
Series: FRDA Report
Other details:  Published 1995. Hardcopy is available.


The objective of this study was to compare the physiological and morphological performance of natural (advance) and planted amabilis fir regeneration in response to a transition in microclimate from the understory of an old-growth montane forest into the stand edge and also into an adjoining clearcut.

FRDA Research Report 232 (1773 KB)

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