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Forest Tree Improvement Program for the National Forests in the Lake States

The Eastern Region of the USDA Forest Service has been conducting a Forest Tree Improvement Program on the national forests in the Lake States since the early 1960's. This paper presents a general review of the program, including objectives, organization, species priorities, and basic steps and procedures. Also discusses accomplishments and future plans.

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Author(s): Richard G. Miller, J. D. Murphy

Publication: Tree Improvement and Genetics - Lake States Forest Tree Improvement Conference - 1975