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Observations on fire-damaged white pine in southwestern Main, July 1948

by A. D. Nutting

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Published by Northeastern Forest Experiment Station in Upper Darby, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • White pine,
  • Effect of fires on

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A.D. Nutting and John R. McGuire
    SeriesStation paper / Northeastern Forest Experiment Station) -- no. 19, Station paper (Northeastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.)) -- no. 19.
    ContributionsMcGuire, John R., Northeastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25952315M
    OCLC/WorldCa225917236

    Common Name(s): Eastern White Pine Scientific Name: Pinus strobus Distribution: Eastern North America (also widely grown on plantations throughout its natural range) Tree Size: ft ( m) tall, ft m) trunk diameter (historically older-growth trees were much larger) Average Dried Weight: 25 lbs/ft 3 ( kg/m 3) Specific Gravity (Basic, 12% MC), Early explorers to the Pacific Northwest expected to encounter a land of dense forests. Instead, their writings reveal that they were often surprised to discover spacious meadows, prairies, & open spaces. Far from a pristine wilderness, much of the Northwest landscape was actively managed & shaped by the hands of its Native American inhabitants.4/5(1).

    Telling the complete history of the white pine industry, Agnes M. Larson brings us back to a time when Minnesota’s lumber business was thriving. Larson recounts the development of the Upper Mississippi Valley with a wealth of information, including the building of the railroads and bustling mill towns; the daily lives of lumberjacks; and the. About the Station. The Southern Research Station is one of seven units that make up the U.S. Forest Service Research and Development organization – the most extensive natural resources research organization in the world.

      Eastern White Pine - Is it dying and/or dead? Follow up 2 It seems the consensus in the thread is to avoid cutting them down, instead to leave them until they're poles. This will work since they're not in a location that the limbs falling will do any major damage. This will also buy me time for them to potentially come back to life. While much of the book is devoted to pre-Revolutionary times, White Pine covers a lot of ground, including the development of a true milling industry in the s, the huge challenges posed by white pine blister rust beginning in the early s, and a look at white pine’s role in today’s forest products industry. While perhaps not as.


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Observations on fire-damaged white pine in southwestern Main, July 1948 by A. D. Nutting Download PDF EPUB FB2

In October forest fires over-ran aboutacres of forest land in southwestern Maine. S acres of merchantable timber were included in the fire area. Three-quarters of the saw-timber volume was white pine. Citation: Nutting, A.

D.; McGuire, John R. Observations on fire-damaged white pine in southwestern Maine July Author: A. Nutting, John R. McGuire. Southwestern white pine needles are in groups of 5, soft, dark to bluish green, 2 to 4 inches long, and tips are often finely toothed.

Bark is thin, rough, and furrowed. Branches tend to be long and horizontal, and they are stiffer on young young trees than on eastern white pine.

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Heat is a main consideration. Even though white pine grows from USDA Zone 3 to 8, it does not appear to thrive in the hot humid areas. Possible use as an understory tree in these areas may help it survive.

A white pine in poor health can be attacked by two root pathogens which can speed the decline of the tree; however, they are not the cause.

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The Eastern White Pine was such a potent symbol for colonists that it became the emblem emblazoned upon the first colonial flag. Though extensive logging in the 18th and 19th centuries took down a great number of majestic Eastern White Pines, this species is still sustainably managed in mixed hardwood forests for building applications to this day.

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