Cowell, M.C., Hoalst-Pullen, N., Jackson, M.T.: The limited role of canopy gaps in the successional dynamics of a mature mixed Quercus forest remnant. Journal of Vegetation Science, (21): 201-212, 2010.

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Cowell, Marc C., Hoalst-Pullen, Nancy, Jackson, Marion T.: The limited role of canopy gaps in the successional dynamics of a mature mixed Quercus forest remnant. Journal of Vegetation Science, (21): 201-212, 2010.
Short reference: 
Cowell et al.(2010)
First author: 
Cowell, Mark C.
Abstract: 

Conclusions: Canopy gaps play a minor role in driving the recent demographic trends of this stand. The spatial and temporal scales of light availability in gaps do not support regeneration of most shade-intolerant species. Compositional change paralells a historical shift in light conditions.

forest dynamic, gap dynamic, succession
forest structure: stand
ecosystem: disturbance, pollution
Notes: 

CĂ­mszavazva - GE

Journal: 
Journal of Vegetation Science
Location: 
ER ArchĂ­vum (2010/P-042/1, 2010/P-042/2)
Type: 
scientific paper, conference (full) paper