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Managed Forest Reserves: Preserving Diversity

Old-growth forests in western Oregon grew rapidly in low densities and contained more variable tree sizes and ages than today's young forests. Where the goal is to achieve old-growth forest structure, thinning may enable some young stands to increase growth rates and other characteristics.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-03-04 18:44:41
Description Old-growth forests in western Oregon grew rapidly in low densities and contained more variable tree sizes and ages than today's young forests. Where the goal is to achieve old-growth forest structure, thinning may enable some young stands to increase growth rates and other characteristics.
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Source United States Geological Survey
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Date Of Record Creation 2009-03-04 18:35:47
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Date Last Modified 2009-03-04 18:44:41
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-03-04 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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