Posted by on Aug 9, 2013 in Park News, Park Resources | Comments Off on LOGGING IN TWILIGHT – FORESTER’S PROGRESS UPDATE

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Emerald Ash Borer – Adult The logging activity is approximately 85% complete. There is one relatively small section in the middle of the area that was being treated that has not been cut yet. The area does not extend from the bottom to the top of the stand, but is as stated, right in the middle. The objectives of this treatment were to lower the overall stand density to levels conducive to faster growth, to improve the quality of trees being left behind, (i.e. the trees with broken tops and other health problems were the first to go, leaving trees of better form...

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