Olympic Habitat Development Study
US FOREST SERVICE
Comfort, Emily J.; Roberts, Scott D.; Harrington, Constance A. 2010. Midcanopy growth following thinning in young-growth conifer forests on the Olympic peninsula western Washington. Forest Ecology and Mangement 259:1606-1614. 10.1016/j.foreco.2010.01.038.
Peter, David H.; Harrington, Constance A. 2010. Reconstructed old-growth forest stand structure and composition of two stands on the Olympic Peninsula, Washington State. USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station PNW-RP-583.
Harrington, Constance A. 2009. Variable-Density Thinning - What the heck is it, and why should I care? TimberWest, July/August: 54.
Mazza, Rhonda. 2009. Let's mix it up! The benefits of variable-density thinning. Science Findings. Issue 112 (April). 6 p.
Roberts, Scott D.; Harrington, Constance A. 2008. Individual tree growth response to variable-density thinning in coastal Pacific Northwest forests. Forest Ecology and Management. 255 (2008): 2771-2781.
Roberts, Scott D.; Harrington, Constance A.; Buermeyer, Karl R. 2007. Does variable-density thinning increase wind damage in conifer stands on the Olympic Peninsula? Western Journal of Applied Forestry. 22 (4): 285-296.
Harrington, Constance A.; Roberts, Scott D.; Brodie, Leslie C. 2005. Tree and understory responses to variable-density thinning in western Washington. In: Peterson, Charles E.; Maguire, Douglas A., eds. Balancing ecosystem values: innovative experiments for sustainable forestry. Proceedings of a conference. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-635. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 97-106.
Reutebuch, Stephen E.; Constance A. Harrington, Marshall, David D.; Brodie, Leslie C. 2004. Use of Large-scale silvicultural studies to evaluate management options in Pacific Northwest forests of the United States. For. Snow Landsc. Res. 78, 1/2: 191-208.
Wender, Bryan W.; Harrington, Constance A.; and Tappeiner II, John C. 2004. Flower and fruit production of understory shrubs in western Washington and Oregon. Northwest Science 78(2): 124-140.
Reutebuch, Stephen E.; Harrington, Constance A.; DeBell, Dean S.; Marshall, David D.; Curtis, Robert O. 2002. Silvicultural options for multipurpose management of west-side Pacific Northwest Forests. In: Parker, Sharon; Hummel, Stevens Susan, comps. Proceedings of the 2001 National Silviculture Workshop, May 6-10, Hood River, Oregon. Beyond 2001: a silvicultural odyssey to sustaining terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Gen. Tech. Rep. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 38-46.
Harrington, Constance A.; Buermeyer, Karl R.; Brodie, Leslie C.; Wender, Bryan. 2002. Factors influencing growth and flowering of understory plants in conifer stands in western Washington. In: Johnson, Adelaide C.; Richard W. Haynes, Robert A. Monserud, eds. 2002. Proceedings from the Wood Compatibility Initiative Workshop. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-563. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 159-168. Number 17.
Carey, Andrew B.; Harrington, Constance A. 2001. Small mammals in young forests: implications for management for sustainability. Forest Ecology and Management. 154: 289-309.
Lezburg, Ann L.; Antos, J.A.; Halpern, C.B. 1999. Belowground traits of herbaceous species in young coniferous forests of the Olympic Peninsula, Washington. Can. J. Bot. 77: 936-943.
Halpern, Charles B.; Evans,S.A.; Nielson, S. 1999. Soil seed banks in young, closed-canopy forests of the Olympic Peninsula, Washington: potential contributions to understory reinitiation. Can. J. Bot. 77: 922-935.
Stalk showing cluster of bright red Devil's Club (Oplopanax horridus) berries.
Devil's Club (Oplopanax horridus) berries.