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Title Hemlock : a forest giant on the edge / David R. Foster, editor ; Benjamin Baiser, Audrey Barker Plotkin, Anthony D'Amato, Aaron Ellison, David Foster, David Orwig, Wyatt Oswald, Jonathan Thompson ; Stephen Long, consulting editor.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2014]

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    557.30974 HEM    Available
Description xxviii, 306 pages ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hemlock's future in the context of its past -- An iconic species -- Lessons from Harvard forests and ecologists. I. the Pisgah forest -- Prehistory to present -- Tree-falls and tanbark -- Lessons from Harvard forests and ecologists. II. Bob Marshall's plot -- Hemlock as a foundation species -- A range-wide hemlock decline -- Invasion of an exotic pest -- Cut or girdle -- Modeling the dynamics of a forest giant -- Reprise : eastern hemlock as a foundation species -- Lessons from Harvard forests and ecologists. III. the Earl Stephens plot. When doing nothing is a viable alternative : insights into conservation and management -- Lessons from Harvard forests and ecologists. IV. Three views from John Sanderson's woodlot -- Lament..
Subject Eastern hemlock.
Forest ecology -- Research -- New England.
Forest declines -- Research -- New England.
Added Author Foster, David R., 1954- editor.
ISBN 9780300179385 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0300179383 (hardcover : alk. paper)

 
    
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