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- Porter, K.B., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Canadian journal of forest research = 2007 v.37 no.9 pp. 1755-1769
- logging; application timing; Pinus; phytophagous insects; insecticides; volume; Abies balsamea; pesticide application; forest yields; simulation models; equations; computer analysis; timber supply; defoliation; Choristoneura fumiferana
- ... Spruce budworm (Choristoneura fumiferana Clem.) severely defoliates balsam fir (Abies balsamea (L.) Mill.) and spruce (Picea spp.) in large periodic outbreaks and represents one of Canada's most damaging and widespread forest insects. We present a modeling framework that integrates stand-level spruce budworm volume impacts used in the Spruce Budworm Decision Support System (SBWDSS) into an industr ...