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- Sayer, Mary Anne S., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- New forests 2018 v.49 no.6 pp. 851-869
- Pinus palustris; autumn; biomass; branches; carbon; climate; ecological restoration; ecosystems; fuels; growing season; juveniles; leaves; prescribed burning; saplings; seedlings; spring; starch; stemwood; tissues; viability; vigor
- ... Repeated fire is key to the viability of longleaf pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) ecosystems, but its acceptance as a management tool may depend on satisfactory longleaf pine growth. This is because longleaf pine establishment often has the dual-purpose of ecosystem restoration and stemwood production. Timely recovery of scorched foliage among longleaf pine seedlings and saplings supports maximum juv ...