Corpus ID: 15710183

A Pilot Investigation of Cottonwood Recruitment On The Sacramento River

  title={A Pilot Investigation of Cottonwood Recruitment On The Sacramento River},
  author={M. D. Roberts and D. R. Peterson and D. E. Jukkola and V. Snowden},
  • M. D. Roberts, D. R. Peterson, +1 author V. Snowden
  • Published 2002
  • Environmental Science
  • • Based on analysis of hydrologic data, dendrochronologic data, historic channel mapping, and aerial photography riparian recruitment appears to occur approximately once per decade in the post-regulation period. A comparison to stands that recruited in the pre-regulation period is needed to quantify differences between pre and post regulation period temporal and spatial characteristics of riparian forest regeneration. • Recruitment did result from the recent large flood events of 1983-1986, and… CONTINUE READING
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