Wildlife implications across snag treatment types in jack pine stands of Upper Michigan

Wildlife implications across snag treatment types in jack pine stands of Upper Michigan •Standing dead trees serve important ecological functions within forest ecosystems.•Different methods of creating jack pine snags resulted in unique decay patterns.•Subcortical insects most heavily colonized snags that were created through topping.•Snag creation treatment was an important predictor of bird foraging activity.•Snag diameter was an important predictor of cavity presence. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Forest Ecology and Management Elsevier

Wildlife implications across snag treatment types in jack pine stands of Upper Michigan

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Elsevier
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Copyright © 2017 Elsevier B.V.
ISSN
0378-1127
eISSN
1872-7042
D.O.I.
10.1016/j.foreco.2017.10.013
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Abstract

•Standing dead trees serve important ecological functions within forest ecosystems.•Different methods of creating jack pine snags resulted in unique decay patterns.•Subcortical insects most heavily colonized snags that were created through topping.•Snag creation treatment was an important predictor of bird foraging activity.•Snag diameter was an important predictor of cavity presence.

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Forest Ecology and ManagementElsevier

Published: Feb 1, 2018

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