Effects of root competition and canopy openness on survival and growth of tree seedlings in a tropical seasonal dry forest
1996 (English)In: FOREST ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT, ISSN 0378-1127, Vol. 82, no 1-3, 33-48 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
The effects of seasonality, canopy openness and root competition were studied on seedling development of four canopy tree species, The study was undertaken in secondary dry forest in the Guanacaste Conservation Area, Costa Rica, with an annual rainfall of
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV , 1996. Vol. 82, no 1-3, 33-48 p.
dry forest regeneration; seedling establishment; root competition; seasonality; soil moisture relations; RAIN-FOREST; VIROLA-SURINAMENSIS; LIGHT CONDITIONS; COSTA-RICA; GAP; ESTABLISHMENT; UNDERSTORY; HERBIVORY; DYNAMICS; PATTERNS
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-82136OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-82136DiVA: diva2:110051
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