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The forests of Maine

William H. McWilliams

The forests of Maine

2003

by William H. McWilliams

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Published by U.S.Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station in Newtown Square, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest type groups,
  • Forests and forestry

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam H. McWilliams ... [et al.].
    SeriesResource bulletin NE -- 164
    ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service. Northeastern Research Station
    The Physical Object
    Pagination188 p. :
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25581447M
    OCLC/WorldCa62301976

    Read "Forests of Maine (Illustrated) Marco Paul's Adventures in Pursuit of Knowledge" by Jacob Abbott available from Rakuten Kobo. The design of the series of volumes, entitled Marco Paul's Adventures in the Pursuit of Knowledge, is not merely to ente Brand: Consumer Oriented Ebooks Publisher.   University of Maine researchers conducted a similar two-year study in a coniferous forest. They concluded in a paper published in NRC Research Press that “soils under a thin snowpack are more likely to experience freeze-thaw cycles” that affect the soil chemistry, particularly the availability of carbon and nitrogen to trees.

      Ecologists know that “climate is the main determinant of why forests look the way they do and why they’re different, with temperature and moisture being the biggest drivers,” said Andrew Barton, a forest ecologist, professor of biology at the University of Maine at Farmington and co-author of the book The Changing Nature of the Maine Woods.   Forests of Maine Marco Paul's Adventures in Pursuit of Knowledge Language: English: LoC Class: F United States local history: New England: LoC Class: PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres: Subject: Forests and forestry -- Maine -- Juvenile literature Subject: Logging -- Maine -- Juvenile literature Subject.

    Correct citation: Maine Council on Sustainable Forest Management. Sustaining Maine's Forests: Criteria, Goals, and Benchmarks for Sustainable Forest Management. Maine Department of Conservation, Augusta. 38 pp. + Appendices. Principal Editor: Donald J. Mansius Copies of this report may be obtained from the Department of Conservation at. American Forests is – and has been for nearly years – the leader in creating healthy and resilient forests across the country so people and wildlife thrive. LET’S REFOREST AMERICA TOGETHER Millions of acres of native forests have been lost or degraded by unsustainable human activity, as well as wildfires, pests, diseases and other.


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