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Title: Slash disposal burns in pine patch-cuttings...a dialogue

Author: Hall, Dale O.

Date: 1967

Source: Res. Note PSW-RN-148. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 6 p

Station ID: RN-PSW-148

Description: Since 1963, there have been 17 slash disposal burns carried out successfully in pine patch-cuttings on the Challenge Experimental Forest, Yuba County, California. The burned units ranged from 2 to 46 acres. Costs per acre ranged from $8.42 to $60.97. Answers to questions most asked by foresters about broadcast burning pine slash are given in the form of a dialogue.

Keywords: Broadcast burning; burning costs; burning criteria; patch cutting; Pinus ponderosa; pretreatment; slash disposal; strip firing

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Hall, Dale O.  1967.  Slash disposal burns in pine patch-cuttings...a dialogue.   Res. Note PSW-RN-148. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 6 p.

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