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Simulating yields of southwestern ponderosa pine stands, including effects of dwarf mistletoe

by Clifford A. Myers

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Published by Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Fort Collins, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ponderosa pine,
  • Dwarf mistletoes,
  • Forest management -- Southwest, New -- Simulation methods

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Clifford A. Myers, Frank G. Hawksworth, and Paul C. Lightle.
    SeriesResearch paper RM -- 87., Research paper RM -- 87.
    ContributionsHawksworth, Frank G., 1926-, Lightle, Paul C. 1918-, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17616847M
    OCLC/WorldCa19227627

    Forests in the western U.S. are subject to a variety of pathogens, whose role in forest health is being questioned. The relationship of dwarf mistletoe (Arceuthobium americanum Nutt. ex Engelm.) and time since stand-replacing fire was determined for part of the Medicine Bow National Forest in southeastern Wyoming. Mean dwarf mistletoe rating ( scale) was found to be in. For hundreds of years, the massive ponderosa pine of the U.S. Southwest has left multitudes in awe. After spending nearly three decades researching among these trees, Sylvester Allred shares his wealth of experience in the southwestern ponderosa pine forests with the world in Ponderosa. Ponderosa is the first of its kind to provide an introduction to the natural and human histories of the.

    damaging agents include fungus, Dwarf mistletoe (described under the Lodgepole pine), and air pollution notably ozone. The most serious pest of Ponderosa pine is the mountain pine beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae). Beetle-infected wood is stained blue by a fungus which the beetle introduces into the tree and which then spreads and grows by Size: KB. Ponderosa Pine / Dwarf Mistletoe In western forest ecosystems of North America, numerous dwarf mistletoe species are considered to be serious forest-borne disease agents.

    percent in in lodgepole pine. Dwarf mistletoe rating, a measure of infection intensity, increased in some trees, decreased in some, and did not change in others. There was no effect of thinning at this young age and low dwarf mistletoe intensity. Dwarf mistletoe intensity and impact may increase as the stands mature. 1.   Dwarf Mistletoe. Lodgepole and ponderosa pines (especially) in Colorado can succumb to dwarf mistletoe. This is a parasite that can infest other trees in the area and are small flowering plants that appear on the trees. Here’s a look at all you need to .


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Simulating yields of southwestern ponderosa pine stands, including effects of dwarf mistletoe by Clifford A. Myers Download PDF EPUB FB2

Title. Simulating yields of southwestern ponderosa pine stands, including effects of dwarf mistletoe / Related Titles. Series: USDA Forest Service research paper RM ; 87 By. Myers, Clifford A. (Clifford Albert), Hawksworth, Frank G. (Frank Goode), Lightle, Paul C. (Paul Charles), Simulating yields of southwestern ponderosa pine stands, including effects of dwarf mistletoe.

Fort Collins, Colo.: Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of. Simulating yields of southwestern ponderosa pine stands, including effects of dwarf mistletoe.

Fort Collins, Colo.: Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type.

We studied the effects of southwestern ponderosa pine dwarf mistletoe (A. vaginatum) on the abundance and diversity of bird communities in central Colorado. Four stands, which ranged in level of mistletoe infestation from none to heavy, were selected at each of two by: goals--to reduce the level of dwarf mistletoe and to protect the ponderosa pine forest--were achieved.

These results were accomplished "without undue alteration of, or disturbance to ponderosa Simulating yields of southwestern ponderosa pine stands stands within the treated area." In spite of the early success of this operation, questions still persist about.

Dwarf mistletoe, a common problem in Colorado forests, predominantly affects ponderosa and lodgepole pines, although they can attack Douglas-fir, piñon, limber and bristlecone pines. Dwarf mistletoes are parasites of native conifer forests that can cause severe damage. Figure Apache dwarf mistletoe southwestern white pine.

Effects: As parasites, dwarf mistletoes cause significant changes in physiological processes and structural characteristics of infected trees, resulting in changes in the structure and function of forest communities. Tree growth and vigor usually decline when more than half the crown.

SWYLD2, yield tables for even-aged and two-storied stands of southwestern ponderosa pine, including effects of dwarf mistletoe by Myers, Clifford A. (Clifford Albert), ; Edminster, Carleton B; Hawksworth, Frank G.

; Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (U.S.) cnPages: Bibliography: p. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images. Dwarf mistletoe management. Jacobi and C. Swift' Quick Facts. Ponderosa, lodgepole, limber, pinon pines and Douglas-fir are the most common trees affected by dwarf mistletoe in Colorado.

Dwarf mistletoe is a host-specific parasitic flowering plant that spreads by forcibly ejected seeds. Plant Name. Scientific Name: Arceuthobium vaginatum Common Names: Pineland Dwarf Mistletoe, Pine Dwarf Mistletoe, Southwestern Dwarf-mistletoe Plant Characteristics.

Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub, Subshrub, Parasite Arizona Native Status: Native Habitat: Mountain. This parasitic plant is found in mountain forests growing on Pinus species, especially Arizona Pine (P.

ponderosa var. Simulation of management options for stands of southwestern ponderosa pine attacked by armillaria root disease and dwarf mistletoe (Research paper RM) [Michael A Marsden] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Michael A Marsden.

Lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta) forests are widely distributed throughout North America and are subject to mountain pine beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae) epidemics, which have caused mortality over millions of hectares of mature trees in recent in pine beetle is known to influence stand structure, and has the ability to impact many forest by: 9.

commercial lodgepole pine stands. Recent assess-ments of the effects of lodgepole pine dwarf mistletoe in Montana, Colorado, and Wyoming indicate that the annual loss exceeds 40 million cubic feet ( million m3) per year.

Acceptable yields cannot be ex-pected from stands infested when they are young. For example, year-old stands that have.

as animal vectors of dwarf mistletoe seeds (e.g., HudlerNicholls et al. ); however, there has been little other focus on the influence of dwarf mistletoe on bird communities.

Here, we examine the relation-ships of southwestern ponderosa pine dwarf mistletoe (A. vaginatum cryptopodum) to. Meyers, C. Simulating yields of southwestern ponderosa pine stands, including effects of dwarf mistletoe.

USDA Forest Service Research Pap. RM, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experimental Station, Fort Collins, Colorado. 16 p. Google ScholarCited by: 1. Ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Douglas ex C.

Lawson var. scopulorum Engelm.) mortality was evaluated from a bark beetle outbreak in areas infested with southwestern dwarf mistletoe.

Mountain pine beetle is known to influence stand structure, and has the ability to impact many forest processes. Dwarf mistletoe (Arceuthobium americanum) also influences stand structure and occurs frequently in post-mountain pine beetle epidemic lodgepole pine by: 9.

Simulating yields of southwestern ponderosa pine stands, including effects of dwarf mistletoe / View Metadata By: Myers, Clifford A. (Clifford Albert), - Hawksworth, Frank G. (Frank Goode), - Lightle, Paul C.

(Paul Charles), - Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Fort Collins, Colo.). Southwestern dwarf mistletoe (Arceuthobium vaginatum) is a common parasite of ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) that can result in the formation of an abnormal growth structure or branching pattern.

Although bark beetles and dwarf mistletoe both occurred in dense stands pre-disturbance, endemic bark beetles were associated with greater densities of ponderosa pine while stands with dwarf mistletoe had greater densities of all tree species as compared to uninfested plots ().In all plots, the most prevalent non-ponderosa pine species was Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco Cited by: 7.FOLIAR HABIT OF PONDEROSA PINE AS A HERITABLE BASIS FOR RESISTANCE TO DWARF MISTLETOE LEWIS F.

ROTH Professor of Forest Pathology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, U.S.A. ABSTRACT Although dwarf mistletoe is an endemic pathogen which has parasitized ponderosa pine since geologic times, pine, unlike the hosts of most native diseases, has failed to develop notable Cited by: 5.

Project Methods The distribution of A. microcarpum on the San Francisco Peaks will be evaluated by an extensive survey on foot of the bristlecone pine populations on the Peaks. These populations will be surveyed for the presence of the dwarf mistletoe to determine if the mistletoe has spread to bristlecone pine stands adjacent to previously known dwarf mistletoe populations or has .