[Effect of cone-picking on natural regeneration of Korean pine in Changbai Mountain Nature Reserve].

@article{Liu2004EffectOC,
  title={[Effect of cone-picking on natural regeneration of Korean pine in Changbai Mountain Nature Reserve].},
  author={Zugen Liu and Lanzhu Ji and Zhanqing Hao and Jiaojun Zhu and Hongzhang Kang},
  journal={Ying yong sheng tai xue bao = The journal of applied ecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={958-62}
}
The storage and distribution of Korean pine seeds on Korean pine forest floor in Changbai Mountain Nature Reserve were investigated, and the data were compared with those in 1970s when the forest was little disturbed. Based on the dependence of natural regeneration of Korean pine on seed predating animals, the effect of commercial cone-picking on natural regeneration of Korean pine was discussed. The results showed that Korean pine seeds were generally berried under litter layer, and most of… CONTINUE READING