Stemwood production patterns in Ponderosa Pine

effects of stand dynamics and other factors
  • 11 Pages
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U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station , Albany, Calif
Ponderosa pine -- United States -- Statistical methods., Stems (Botany) -- Statistical methods., Forest health -- United St
StatementMichael J. Arbaugh, David L. Peterson.
SeriesResearch paper PSW -- RP-217., Research paper PSW -- 217.
ContributionsPeterson, David L. 1954-, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Berkeley, Calif.)
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 11 p. :
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Open LibraryOL17704262M

Arbaugh, Michael J.; Peterson, David L. Stemwood production patterns in ponderosa pine: effects of stand dynamics and other factors. Res. Paper PSW-RP Albany, CA: Pacific Southwest Research Station, Forest Service, U.S.

Department of Agriculture; 11 p. Growth patterns of vertical stems in nine ponderosa pines from a stand in the Cited by: 9. Stemwood production patterns in Ponderosa Pine: effects of stand dynamics and other factors Author: Michael J Arbaugh ; David L Peterson ; Pacific Southwest Research Station.

CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Growth patterns of vertical stems in nine ponderosa pines from a stand in the southern Sierra Nevada were analyzed for recent changes due to stand dominance position, age, climate, and ozone exposure. Stemwood production patterns in ponderosa pine: effects of stand dynamics and other factors Author: Michael J Arbaugh ; David L Peterson ; Pacific Southwest Research Station.

Stemwood Production Patterns in Ponderosa Pine: Effects of Stand Dynamics and Other Factors By United States, Forest Service, Michael J. Arbaugh, David L. Peterson Arbaugh and Michael J. Peterson Abstract. Stemwood production patterns in ponderosa pine: effects of stand dynamics and other factors / Michael J.

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Arbaugh. Arbaugh MJ, Peterson DL () Stemwood production patterns in ponderosa pine: effects of stand dynamics and other factors. Res Pap PSW-RP, USDA Forest Service, PSW Experiment Station, Albany, California Google ScholarCited by: The annual production of ponderosa pine is ranked third behind Douglas fir and hem-fir.

Approximately billion board feet of ponderosa pine lumber is produced annually out of Oregon, the largest supplier in the United States. It is popularly used for the construction of buildings. Description General: Pine Family (Pinaceae). Ponderosa pine isFile Size: 96KB. Ponderosa pine crown structure, branching pattern, and needle and bud characteristics also affect survival during fire.

The open crown structure and branching pattern of ponderosa pine allows for better mixing of air and dissipation of heat within stands during a. Individual ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Dougl. ex Laws.) seedlings were grown in mesocosms with three densities of blue wild-rye grass (Elymus glaucus Buckl.) (equivalent to 0, 32 or 88 plants.

A comparison of stemwood production in monocultures and mixtures of Pinus contorta var. latifolia and Abies lasiocarpa. In The ecology of mixed-species stands of trees.

Blackwell Scientific Publishing Inc., Cambridge, Mass. Google Scholar. The ponderosa Pine and Bunchgrass zones are particularily important for early spring range for cattle. Most flat areas are irrigated for the production of hay.

In the Okanagan Valley, irrigation also makes orchards and vineyards possible in some areas. Much of the Ponderosa Pine Zone occupies slopes that are too steep for agricultural Size: 1MB.

In this review, a series of studies in ponderosa pine are synthesized to develop a more functional understanding of the relative stemwood productivity of these variable stand structures.

Multiaged. Vertical forest structure is an attribute of forests that is of interest to many disciplines and is consistently discussed in the context of ecosystem management. The vertical stratification of tree crowns is a forest attribute that influences both tree growth and understory community by: Stemwood production of individual trees in a stand continues to increase long after stemwood production of the stand declines (Assmann, ).

If the age-related decline in stand NPP resulted directly from reduced individual tree photosynthesis, then culmination of tree and stand growth would occur by: Patterns in aboveground carbon allocation and tree architecture that favor stem growth in young Scots pine from high latitudes Article (PDF Available) in Tree Physiology 10(1) February.

Peterson DL, Arbaugh MJ () Growth patterns of ozone-injured ponderosa pine [Pinus ponderosa) in the southern Sierra Nevada. Journal of the Air Pollution. Aplet GH, Smith FW, Laven R () Stemwood biomass and production during spruce-fir stand development. Journal of Ecology 70–77 CrossRef Google Scholar Anderson FK () Air Pollution Damage to Vegetation in Georgetown Canyon, by: 1.

Results were extended to the larger region using published and unpublished datasets on ponderosa pine RF. GE was quantified using basal area increment (BAI), stemwood production (NPP s), or volume increment (VI) per leaf area (A l) or sapwood area (A s).Cited by: We analyzed 45 years of data collected from three ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Douglas ex P.

Lawson & C. Lawson) levels-of-growing-stock installations in Oregon (OR) and northern California (CA), USA, to determine the effect of stand density regimes on stand productivity and found that periodic annual increment (PAI) of diameter, basal area (BA), volume, and aboveground dry Cited by: Ponderosa pine is a species of lean and erect coniferous trees distributed in the western US and Canada.

It is one of the most abundant conifer species in America and is valued for its rugged-looking and resilient timber as well as for recreational use. Scientific Classification Kingdom Plantae Division Pinophyta Class Pinopsida Order Pinales Family [ ].

Lumber in this category is often generically referred to as Board lumber, although the category also includes run-to-pattern products and Patio Decking. The highest grades of Appearance lumber are. Hillslope Topography Mediates Spatial Patterns of Ecosystem Sensitivity to Climate.

Zachary H. Hoylman. and blue represent ponderosa pine (PIPO), Douglas fir (PSME), and western larch (LAOC), respectively. where r i is the radius of the tree at the end of annual ring production and r i − 1 is the radius of the tree at the beginning of. The Factory and Shop products described in the Western Wood Species Book – Vol.

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After 70 years, the dominant eucalyptus trees in Hawaii still contributed a very large proportion of stand growth, a pattern that leads to continued divergence of tree size distributions. Positive growth dominance results from continued accelerating growth of the dominant trees relative to the subordinate trees.

OGDEN, UTAH a J* SITE INDEX AND MAXIMUM GROSS YIELD CAPABILITY EQUATIONS FOR PONDEROSA PINE IN THE BLACK HILLS [_ 7 David W. Hann, Assistant Resource Analyst ABSTRACT ro A mathematical model capable of use with computers or^ ' sophisticated calculators is derived from site index curves^* commonly used in management of ponderosa pine in.

Deerbrush also occurs in ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa var.

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arizonica and P. var. scopulorum) and riparian forests of Arizona. In New Mexico, it occurs primarily in riparian forest [ 21 ].

timber production. Figure 2. Ponderosa pine first year (left) and second year (right) seed cones. Establishment. Ponderosa pine establishes well given proper site conditions and preparation.

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Control of rhizomatous grasses and forbs 1 to 2 years prior to planting is highly recommended, as is the use of high quality woven weed fabric. Authors: Potter, Kevin M.; Hipkins, Valerie D.; Mahalovich, Mary F.; Means, Robert E. Publication Year: Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL) Source: American Journal of Botany (8)– Abstract.

Premise of the study: Ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Douglas ex P. Lawson & C. Lawson) exhibits complicated patterns of morphological and genetic variation across its Cited by: 5 Managing a new ponderosa pine plantation H.

Dew and B. Kelpsas Chapter2 A ttention to the details of site prepara-tion, stock type selection, and. Pinus ponderosa are a species of evergreen conifer trees found most commonly west of the Rocky Mountains.

They have a red-yellow bark, with significant diameter records along with dynamic height and age recordings. They are the most commercially important western pine, as well as the most common pine in North are completely monoecious and are not consistent in their flowering periods.Across the Great Plains, invasion by red cedar, ponderosa pine, mesquite and other woody species is driving a vegetation change from grassland to open woodland and, in some cases, forest.

This study will use year old experimental pine plantations to ask how a shift from grassland to forest affects productivity, carbon storage, soil health and soil water recharge in the Nebraska Sandhills.Comments: Although Ponderosa Pine is technically classified as a yellow (hard) pine, it shares many characteristics with white (soft) pines, having a considerably lower density than the yellow pine species found in the eastern United States.

The city of Flagstaff, Arizona was named for a flagpole made of Ponderosa Pine that was used to raise a.