Regeneration dynamics after fire and clear cutting in boreal mixedwoods
Doctor of Philosophy
DisciplineForestry and the Forest Environment
Effect of logging on
Effect of fires
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Emulation of natural disturbance processes and their effects is important to maintain the structure and composition of managed forests. In boreal mixed forests, clearcutting has been considered as management practice suitable to mimic stand-replacing fire as both disturbances create conditions of high light availability.