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Category: Ecological Research

Title: Managing Gambel Oak in Southwestern Ponderosa Pine Forests: The Status of Our Knowledge

Author: * Abella, S.R.

Subject: Ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa), Gambel Oak (Quercus gambelii), Thinning, Management, Ecological Restoration, Wildlife-habitat relationships

Abstract: Gambel oak (Quercus gambelii) is a key deciduous species in southwestern ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) forests and is important for wildlife habitat, soil processes, and human values.

Date: 2008

Type: Report

Source: USDA Forest Service Technical Report

Identifier: RMRS-GTR-218: 1-27

Publisher: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station

Format: PDF

Language: English