Epiphytes of Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis) plantations in Ireland and the effects of open spaces

@article{Coote2007EpiphytesOS,
  title={Epiphytes of Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis) plantations in Ireland and the effects of open spaces},
  author={Linda Coote and G. F. Vincent – Smith and Daniel L. Kelly and Saoirse O’Donoghue and Paul Dowding and Susan Iremonger and Fraser J. G. Mitchell},
  journal={Biodiversity and Conservation},
  year={2007},
  volume={16},
  pages={4009-4024}
}
The epiphytes of the trunks and branches of mature Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis) trees were studied in twelve plantations containing open spaces (glades, rides and roads) in the east and southwest of Ireland. A pair of trees was studied at each site: one tree at the south-facing edge of an open space and one in the forest interior. Spruce trees were found… CONTINUE READING