Silvicultural approaches for promoting diversity and sustainability in Michigan's northern hardwood forests

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project initiated

Problem/Need:

The overarching goal is the development of operationally implemented, integrated silvicultural approaches aimed at restoring northern hardwood regeneration stocking and diversity in landscapes that support deer.

Personnel:

  1. Michael Donovan - DNR Principle Investigator
  2. Dr. Gary Roloff - Michigan State University Principle Investigator

Findings/Recommendations:

  1. Pending completion of the research project.

Partners:

  1. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Pittman Roberston Wildlife Restoration Act Grant
  2. Michigan State University - Department of Fisheries and Wildlife