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Cottonwood Management at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2010-06-24
End Date
2012-04-24

Citation

Friedman, J.M., and Griffin, E.R., 2017, Cottonwood Management at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7Z60M9V.

Summary

This data release consists of the following components: Sex ratio data from cottonwood trees at random points on the floodplain in the North and South units of Theodore Roosevelt National Park, ND. These data were used to investigate the effects of age, height above, and distance from the channel on mortality of male and female trees of plains cottonwood (Populus deltoides subsp. monilifera) as described in the Friedman and Griffin (2017) report. Tree core and tree ring data from the North and South Units of Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota. South Unit data was collected in April 2012, North Unit data was collected in the summer and fall of 2010. The trees are located on the floodplain of the Little Missouri River in [...]

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Purpose

This data was collected to assist management of cottonwood forests by increasing understanding of how tree growth and survival are influenced by flow, precipitation, temperature, weed control and other factors.

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/F7Z60M9V

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