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Category: Ecological Research

Title: Estimating Soil Seed Bank Characteristics in Ponderosa Pine Forests Using Vegetation and Forest-Floor Data

Author: * Abella, S.R., * Springer, J.D.

Subject: Seeding, Ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa), Understory

Abstract: Soil seed banks are important for vegetation management because they contain propagules of species that may be considered desirable or undesirable for site colonization after management and disturbance events. Knowledge of seed bank size...

Date: 2008

Type: Report

Source: USDA Forest Service Research Notes

Identifier: RMRS-RN-35:1-8

Publisher: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station

Format: PDF

Language: English