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- Franklin, Caroline M.A., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of vegetation science 2016 v.27 no.3 pp. 524-534
- Alces alces; Bryopsida; boreal forests; browsing; edge effects; forest regeneration; graminoids; highlands; insects; landscapes; models; national parks; plant communities; saplings; species diversity; understory; ungulates; wavelet; California; Nova Scotia
- ... QUESTION: To what extent do forest edges created by an insect outbreak influence patterns of moose browsing severity, understorey structure and species composition? LOCATION: Balsam fir‐dominated boreal forest in Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia, CA. METHODS: We sampled understorey vegetation (moose browsing damage, sapling density, plant composition, diversity) in contiguous 1‐m² ...