eastern hemlock


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common forest tree of the eastern United States and Canada

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Spatial and temporal distribution of residues of imidacloprid and its insecticidal 5-hydroxy and olefin and metabolites in eastern hemlock (Pinales: Pinaceae) in the southern Appalachians.
In addition to substantial background material, it also presents an eight-pronged conservation strategy; implementation procedures; and critical research needs to aid in the preservation of eastern hemlock.
An Eastern Hemlock tree is also called love tree, as it is best known for its longevity with a lifespan of 800 years.
Curiously, the scientists could produce hybrids of Carolina hemlock but not of eastern hemlock.
The 95% CI assessment indicated white pine, red pine, and eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) were used as nest-lining material more than expected based on availability in both SWOH and HH (Table 1).
Bob leaves us, and it's as if a massive force of energy has been sucked up with a swoosh, creating a palpable loss, like the disappearance of the Eastern hemlock or an animal gone extinct.
Eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) is a long-lived, shade tolerant tree species that sometimes occurs in pure stands on lower slopes and stream valleys of Appalachian forests in eastern North America.
Data used in this study were collected from 1968 to 1971 as part of a larger study conducted to develop eastern hemlock tree and log grades for estimating lumber grade yields.
Currently, the largest remnants of eastern hemlock in the world, which are presently confined to about 35,399 ha in the southern Appalachians, are in danger of being lost.
Striped maple (Acer pensylvanicum), eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis), balsam fir (Abies balsamea), and red maple (Acer rubrum) comprised a combined 74 and 56% of the browse dry weight consumed and available, respectively.
Dendroclimatological techniques were applied to eastern hemlock growing in Hocking County, OH to determine the relationship between radial growth and climate.
Air pollution has reduced the growth of the park's tulip poplar, green ash, sweet gum, black locust, eastern hemlock, pitch pine, and various plant species as well.
Evergreens, such as Eastern Hemlock, Pennsylvania's state tree, are most suitable on the property's northern side as a windbreak.
The hemlock woolly adelgid has been dealt a deadly blow, ongoing forest research is showing us, but enough of the invasive insects remain to present a future threat to our invaluable state tree -- the Eastern hemlock," said DCNR Secretary Ellen Ferretti.
The experiment provides insight into what could replace today's eastern hemlock forests.
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