Spatio-Temporal Trends of Oak Decline and Mortality under Periodic Regional Drought in the Ozark Highlands of Arkansas and Missouri

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At the forest landscape/region level, based on annual Forest Inventory and Analysis plot data from 1999 to 2010, oak decline and mortality trends for major oak species (groups) were examined in the Ozark Highlands of Arkansas and Missouri. Oak decline has elevated cumulative mortality of red oak species to between 11 and 15 percent in terms of relative… (More)

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@inproceedings{Fan2012SpatioTemporalTO, title={Spatio-Temporal Trends of Oak Decline and Mortality under Periodic Regional Drought in the Ozark Highlands of Arkansas and Missouri}, author={Zhaofei Fan and Xiuli Fan and Michael K. Crosby and W. Keith Moser and Martin A. Spetich and Stephen R. Shifley}, year={2012} }