Dissipation of four forest-use herbicides at high latitudes.

  title={Dissipation of four forest-use herbicides at high latitudes.},
  author={Mike E Newton and Elizabeth C. Cole and Ian J Tinsley},
  journal={Environmental science and pollution research international},
  volume={15 7},
BACKGROUND, AIM, AND SCOPE Large-scale deforestation is occurring in subarctic North America following clearing by salvage logging or insect attack. Numerous shrubs, herbs, and deciduous tree species tend to dominate areas on which stands of white spruce have grown. In the absence of economically advantageous mechanical methods, several herbicides have value in efforts to reforest by planting white spruce. Glyphosate, imazapyr, triclopyr, and hexazinone are all capable of selectively removing… CONTINUE READING