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Trenk, Fred B. (Fred Benjamin), 1900- / Forest planting handbook
(1932)

How fast does a plantation grow?,   pp. 35-42 PDF (2.0 MB)


Page 42


                                                       TABLE VINF
Average Annual Height Growth (inches) of Trees In Plantations of White, Norway,
and Scotch Pines, on Four Representative Types of Solis
Locations
Nelson Dewey
Grant county
Devil's Lake
Sauk county
Weaver Plantation
Oneida county
Hancock
Waushara county
Nye-Hayes, Gordon
Douglas county
State plantation
Star Lake, unpruned
Gebhardt plantation
Miliston. Jackson county
State plantation
Muskellunge lake, Vilas co.
Nelson Dewey
Grant county
Weaver plantation, Woodruff
Oneida county
State plantation
Muskellunge lake, Vilas co.
State plantation
Boulder Junction, Vilas co.
A........ L..  growcn per year on:
Slit or
loam
21.1
19.6
20.0
Vilas sandy
  loam
16.7
16.9
  Vilas
Isand
sand
12.4
12.2
Plainfield
  sand
-In
14.3
16.5
14.7
11.
Age of Plantation in
which average growth
  was determined
    14
    16
    19
    28
0
    15
    19
    28
    18
19
18
16      i
.vu the rate or nagt grow_._ of trees in a fully stocked plantation is a
very good Indication of the          I.
Point, the foregoing table represents the relative productivity aofthese
serl al slty from t                timber growing standf
Species
White pine
Norway pine
Scotch pine
-
-
-
b--
_
-1
..................
I
A,,-..--            ---
14
11 n
I
...V
11.8
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