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Response of Birds to Thinning Young Douglas-fir Forests

Due to management policies and fire, many conifer forests in western Oregon are even-aged, dense Douglas-fir stands that may limit key habitat for some animals. Effects of thinning were seen within the first year, and included decreased detection of 9 bird species and increased detection of 8 species.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-03-04 18:27:50
Description Due to management policies and fire, many conifer forests in western Oregon are even-aged, dense Douglas-fir stands that may limit key habitat for some animals. Effects of thinning were seen within the first year, and included decreased detection of 9 bird species and increased detection of 8 species.
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Source United States Geological Survey
Selector Bates
Date Of Record Creation 2009-03-04 18:23:10
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Date Last Modified 2009-03-04 18:27:50
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-03-04 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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