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Multiresource management of southwestern ponderosa pine forests

Multiresource management of southwestern ponderosa pine forests

the status of knowledge

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southwestern Region in [Albuquerque, N.M.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ponderosa pine -- Southwestern States,
  • Forest management -- Southwestern States,
  • Hydrology, Forest -- Southwestern States,
  • Wildlife management -- Southwestern States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAregai Tecle and W. Wallace Covington, technical editors
    ContributionsTecle, Aregai, 1948-, Covington, W. Wallace, United States. Forest Service. Southwestern Region, Northern Arizona University. School of Forestry
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 410 p. :
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14434534M

    Southwestern pinyon-juniper and juniper woodlands cover large areas of Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and adjacent Colorado. Ponderosa pine forests are the most common timberland in the Southwest. All three ecosystems provide a variety of natural resources and economic benefits to the region. There are different perceptions of desired conditions. The Ponderosa Pine Zone extends south into the United States where it is much more widespread than in Canada. Ecosystems The vegetation in this zone often consists of a mosaic of forests and grass-land. Ponderosa pine, which dominates most forests in this zone, is also called yel-low pine and is best known for its characteristic vanilla-File Size: 1MB.

    text, for southwestern ponderosa pine. Southwestern ponderosa pine forests have been the focus of a wealth of conservation and restoration re-search. Aldo Leopold recognized the negative effects of disrupting natural processes in this region (Leopold , ), initiating his lifelong contributions to the. The purpose of this paper is to promote a broad and flexible perspective on ecological restoration of Southwestern (U.S.) ponderosa pine forests. Ponderosa pine forests in the region have been radically altered by Euro-American land uses, including livestock grazing, fire suppression, and logging. Dense thickets of young trees now abound, old-growth and biodiversity have declined, and human Cited by:

    Ponderosa pine occurs in pure stands or may be mixed with lodgepole pine, grand fir, Douglas-fir, western larch, western white pine, incense-cedar, white fir and quaking aspen. Ponderosa pine forests are widely distributed in eastern Oregon, ranging in elevation from 2, to 6, feet. Previous research has established that presettlement ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) forests in the southwestern USA were much more open. After Euro-American settlement, heavy livestock grazing, fire suppression, logging and climatic events favored dense pine regeneration. Studies were established within the Fort Valley Experimental Forest, near Flagstaff, Arizona, to determine: how the Cited by:


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Multiresource management of southwestern ponderosa pine forests Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Multiresource management of southwestern ponderosa pine forests: the status of knowledge.

[Aregai Tecle; W Wallace Covington; United States. Forest Service. Southwestern Region.; Northern Arizona University. School of Forestry.;]. Field Guide for Multiresource Management of southwestern ponderosa pine forests.

Published by USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region, Albuquerque, NM, p. Book. Multiresource management of ponderosa pine forests: Nov., Flagstaff, Arizona by Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)Pages: Covington (eds.), Multiresource management of southwestern ponderosa pine forests: The status of knowledge.

Published by USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region. Multiresource management of southwestern ponderosa pine forests: the status of knowledge / By W. Wallace. Covington, Aregai Tecle, Northern Arizona University.

Ecological Restoration of Southwestern Ponderosa Pine Forests brings together practitioners and thinkers from a variety of fields—including forestry, biology, philosophy, ecology, political science, archaeology, botany, and geography—to synthesize what is known about ecological restoration in ponderosa pine forests and to consider the factors involved in developing and implementing a successful restoration effort.

The book. Field guide for multiresource management of southwestern Ponderosa pine forests / Aregai Tecle [et. al.]. Tree canopy types constrain plant distributions in ponderosa pine-Gambel oak forests, northern Arizona by: Abella, Scott R.

Published: () Ecology, management, and restoration of piñon-juniper and ponderosa pine ecosystems combined proceedings of the St. George, Utah and Albuquerque, New Mexico workshops / Published: ().

state-of-knowledge of songbird ecology in Southwestern ponderosa pine forests. Ponderosa pine is the major forest type in the South- west, encompassing over 3 million hectares.

rhe forest belt extending above the Mogollon Rim is the largest contigu- ous ponderosa pine forest in the world. These forests Cited by: Ecological Restoration of Southwestern Ponderosa Pine Forests The Ponderosa Pine Forest Partnership: Ecology, Economics, Air Quality and Smoke Management Gretchen Barkmann Restoration and Cultural Resources Helen C.

Fairley Monitoring Peter Silviculture of southwestern ponderosa pine: The status of our knowledge (USDA Forest Service research paper RM) [Schubert, Gilbert Herman] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Silviculture of southwestern ponderosa pine: The status of our knowledge (USDA Forest Service research paper RM)Author: Gilbert Herman Schubert.

CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Southwestern piñon-juniper and juniper woodlands cover large areas of Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and adjacent Colorado.

Ponderosa pine forests are the most common timberland in the Southwest. All three ecosystems provide a variety of natural resources and economic benefits to the region. Ponderosa pine forests of the American Southwest.

(Top) Open ponderosa pine forest representing ‘‘typical’’ pre conditions, with grassy understory and surface fire activity.

(Bottom) Altered ponderosa pine stand in need of restoration, showing changes in both stand structure and species composition. Ponderosa is the first of its kind to provide an introduction to the natural and human histories of the ponderosa pine forests of the Southwest that is accessible to all who wish to enjoy the forests.

The book offers knowledge on elemental aspects of the forests, such as the structure of the trees, as well as theoretical perspectives on issues such as climate change. Restoring Ecosystem Health in Ponderosa Pine Forests of the Southwest. A controlled burn wasset byresearchers in thinned stands of southwestern ponderosa pine to reconstruct the open, parklike landscape that once characterized the ecosystem.

major stumbling block to ecosys-tem management is the lack of healthy ecosys-tems to serve as points. A multiobjective and/or multiperson decision support system for analyzing multiresource forest management problems is developed in this paper.

The procedure includes formulating the problem in a multiobjective and group decision making framework, and solving it using two solution techniques which consist of a distance-based compromise programming (CP) and a cooperative.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Field guide for multiresource management of southwestern ponderosa pine forests.

[Albuquerque, N.M.?]: U.S. Dept. Ponderosa is the first of its kind to provide an introduction to the natural and human histories of the ponderosa pine forests of the Southwest that is accessible to all who wish to enjoy the forests.

The book offers knowledge on elemental aspects of the forests, such as the structure of the trees, as well as theoretical perspectives on issues such as climate change.5/5(5). The purpose of this paper is to promote a broad and flexible perspective on ecological restoration of Southwestern (U.S.) ponderosa pine forests.

Ponderosa pine forests in the region have been radically altered by Euro‐American land uses, including livestock grazing, fire suppression, and by: Title. Management of ponderosa pine in even-aged stands in the Southwest / Related Titles.

Series: Research paper RM, By. Alexander, Robert R. Edminster, Carleton B. Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Fort Collins, Colo.) Type. Title. Songbird ecology in southwestern Ponderosa pine forests: a literature review / Related Titles.

Series: General technical report RM ; By. Block, William M. Finch, Deborah M. Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Fort Collins, Colo.) Type.Carbon and Nitrogen Cycling in Southwestern Ponderosa Pine Forests Stephen C.

Hart, Paul C. Selmants, Sarah I. Boyle, and Steven T. Overby Abstract: Ponderosa pine forests of the southwestern United States were historically characterized by relatively open, parklike stands with a bunchgrass-dominated understory.In the section of this monograph dealing with fungal diseases (pp.

) it is stated that western red rot (Polypoms ellisianus) [R.A.M., 21, p. ; 23, p. 51] is the most important disease of ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) in Arizona and New Mexico, affecting commonly up to 20 per cent.

of virgin stands. It is recommended that a shorter rotation be practised, aiming at harvesting trees Cited by: