Large woody debris influences vegetation zonation in an oligohaline tidal marsh

@inproceedings{W2007LargeWD,
  title={Large woody debris influences vegetation zonation in an oligohaline tidal marsh},
  author={W... and W. Gregory Hood},
  year={2007}
}
The amount of large woody debris (LWD) in Pacific Northwest estuaries has declined dramatically since EuroAmerican settlement in the mid 19th century. Little is known about the ecological significance of estuarine LWD. This ignorance impairs protection and restoration of habitat critical to threatened Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha), as well as other fish and wildlife. This study investigates whether LWD affects the distribution of estuarine shrubs, particularly nitrogen-fixing Myrica… CONTINUE READING
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