SUCCESSIONAL STAGES IN A HARDWOOD BOTTOMLAND FOREST NEAR DALLAS, TEXAS'

@inproceedings{Nixon1975SUCCESSIONALSI,
  title={SUCCESSIONAL STAGES IN A HARDWOOD BOTTOMLAND FOREST NEAR DALLAS, TEXAS'},
  author={Elray S. Nixon},
  year={1975}
}
Forested bottomland areas associated with the Trinity River, near Dallas, Texas, have for many years been exploited for their gravel content leaving many seres represented at present by variously aged stages of plant succession. Data obtained by the plot method from excavated 3-, 5-, and 47-year-old gravel pits and an unexcavated forested area were compared to determine successional trends. Her- baceous and vine species, particularly Heterotheca latifolia Buckl. and Smilax Bona- nox L… CONTINUE READING