Administrative Report Or Publication

 

Shelterwood cutting for natural forest regeneration Public Deposited

Downloadable Content

Download PDF
https://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/concern/administrative_report_or_publications/6d56zw90r

Descriptions

Attribute NameValues
Alternative Title
Creator
Abstract
  • Published April 1968. Facts and recommendations in this publication may no longer be valid. Please look for up-to-date information in the OSU Extension Catalog: http://extension.oregonstate.edu/catalog
  • Natural regeneration of second-growth timber is encouraged by partial cutting, leaving certain trees as a seed source and shelter for new and faster growth. Several partial timber-harvesting methods are well adapted to second growth. One such method is "shelterwood cutting." This system may be especially valuable on sites difficult to regenerate through artificial seeding, planting, or other methods. Stands may be clearcut and regenerated by artificial methods, but this is costly at best. Woodland owners should take advantage of a natural regeneration, where it will accomplish the desired results. Shelterwood cutting removes the timber in several cuts. As cutting advances, it leaves an overstory of selected trees, called shelterwood, to seed in the openings. When a new crop of young trees is established, the older shelterwood is removed, encouraging the new stand to develop.
Resource Type
Date Available
Date Issued
Non-Academic Affiliation
Series
Subject
Rights Statement
Publisher
Language
Digitization Specifications
  • File scanned at 300 ppi (Monochrome) using Capture Perfect 3.0.82 on a Canon DR-9080C in PDF format. CVista PdfCompressor 4.0 was used for pdf compression and textual OCR.
Replaces
Additional Information
  • description.provenance : Made available in DSpace on 2011-10-18T21:44:41Z (GMT). No. of bitstreams: 1PNWNO099.pdf: 77974 bytes, checksum: 91e74f300f00d1571e24a42fb873aaa9 (MD5) Previous issue date: 1968-04
  • description.provenance : Approved for entry into archive by Patricia Black(patricia.black@oregonstate.edu) on 2011-10-18T21:44:41Z (GMT) No. of bitstreams: 1PNWNO099.pdf: 77974 bytes, checksum: 91e74f300f00d1571e24a42fb873aaa9 (MD5)
  • description.provenance : Submitted by Eric Hepler (ehscanner@gmail.com) on 2011-10-17T22:07:59ZNo. of bitstreams: 1PNWNO099.pdf: 77974 bytes, checksum: 91e74f300f00d1571e24a42fb873aaa9 (MD5)

Relationships

Parents:

This work has no parents.

Items