ISSN 1067-4136, Russian Journal of Ecology, 2006, Vol. 37, No. 5, pp. 359–362. © Pleiades Publishing, Inc., 2006. Original Russian Text © D.A. Demidko, 2006, published in Ekologiya, 2006, No. 5, pp. 394–397. SHORT COMMUNICATIONS Vitality Structure of Undisturbed Siberian Stone Pine Stands in the Subalpine Belt and at the Timberline in the Mountain Altai D. A. Demidko Institute for Monitoring Climatic and Ecological Systems, Siberian Division, Russian Academy of Sciences, pr. Akademicheskii 10/3, Tomsk, 634021 Russia; e-mail: email@example.com Received November 29, 2005 DOI: 10.1134/S1067413606050109 Key words: Siberian stone pine, subalpine belt, timberline, forest-pathological state. In a series of recent studies, the attention of the between subalpine forests and the mountain tundra belt authors is devoted to the distribution of trees in pine and in which tree morphology has been altered under the spruce stands of European Russia by categories with effect of climatic conditions. respect to their life state (Yakovlev et al., 2001; Torlop- The trees were classiﬁed into categories of their life ova and Il’chukov, 2003; Yarmishko et al., 2003). Such state in the basis of a standard six-grade scale (Alek- studies are important, because it is necessary to develop seev, 1989) modiﬁed with regard to speciﬁc
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