Silvopastoral Agroforestry: A Key to Longleaf Pine Restoration

  title={Silvopastoral Agroforestry: A Key to Longleaf Pine Restoration},
  author={Christopher R. Keyes and Matthew G. Keyes},
  journal={Ecological Restoration},
  pages={93 - 99}
tandscape scare. A fter more than a century of decline, the longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) ecosystem of the Southeast has become the subject of a major restoration effort (Johnson and Gjerstad, 1998). On many federal lands in the region, such as national forests, wildlife refuges, and military bases, longleaf pine restoration has become a major forest management issue. At the Apalachicola National Forest on the Florida panhandle, foresters are converting plantations of slash pine (Pinus… 



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