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Author Walker, Laurence C., 1924-

Title The southern forest : geography, ecology, and silviculture / Laurence C. Walker, Brian P. Oswald
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (332 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series BIOSCIENCEnetBASE
Contents Geography of the forest -- Ecology of the forest--the southern pines -- Ecology of the forest--the lesser conifers -- Ecology of the forest--the broadleaf trees -- Establishing the forest -- Protecting the forest -- Improving the forest -- Regenerating the forest -- Integrating uses of the forest
Summary America's 754 million acres of forest constitute more than a major geographical feature. They are intricately woven into the national economy and culture-providing a fifth of the nation's industrial raw material, protecting and regulating its watersheds, providing grazing range for a sizeable portion of livestock, producing most of its game and much of its nonsport wildlife, and attracting millions of tourists annually. The Southern Forest: Geography, Ecology, and Silviculture examines in-depth the forests of the South, providing a comprehensive description of the region from which most of the
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-321)
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Subject Forest ecology -- Southern States
Forests and forestry -- Southern States
Form Electronic book
Author Oswald, Brian P.
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ISBN 1439822484
9781439822487
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