Survival and Growth of Trees and Shrubs on Different Lignite Minesoils in Louisiana

@inproceedings{Haywood2005SurvivalAG,
  title={Survival and Growth of Trees and Shrubs on Different Lignite Minesoils in Louisiana},
  author={James D. Haywood and Allan Em Tiarks and Doug James and Barnett},
  year={2005}
}
In 1980, an experimental opencast lignite mine was developed to compare redistributed A horizon with three minesoil mixtures as growth media for woody plants. The three minesoil mixtures contained different amounts and types of overburden materials, and normal reclamation practices were followed. Loblolly pine (Pinus taeda L.), sawtooth oak (Quercus acutissima Carruthers), yaupon (Ilex vomitoria Ait.), Amur honeysuckle (Lonicera maackii Maxim.), water oak (Q. nigra L.), white oak (Q. alba L… CONTINUE READING