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Western aspen regeneration ecology

Date: October 29, 2013
Presenter(s): James N. Long, Mary Lou Fairweather, Karen Mock

This presentation briefly describes the changing view of regeneration ecology in western aspen, the findings underlying this changing view, and the silvicultural implications. We will discuss the traditional view of western aspen regeneration, describe field observations and genetic results that challenge some aspects of this view, and discuss the silvicultural implications for aspen regeneration and management in the western US.

Topic(s): Management Approaches, Recovery after fire
Ecosystem(s): Aspen woodland
Type: Webinar
NRFSN number: 13716
Record updated: Jun 30, 2016