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  Collection Forest Ecology and Management 18
  Document E-990 Influence of Timber Harvest and Fire Frequency on Plant Community Development, Wildlife, and Livestock

This document discusses a project that evaluated a range of forestry, range management and wildlife management practices and their influence on wildlife habitat; compared potential land management options for integrated wildlife, forestry and livestock objectives; and demonstrated several sustainable land management options for eastern Oklahoma landowners. Reviewed March 2013.

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  Document E-993 Oklahoma's Native Vegetation Types

By Ronald Tyrl, Terrence Bidwell, Ronald Masters, Dwayne Elmore, and John Weir. This circular discusses vegetation types native to Oklahoma. Reviewed November 2014.

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  Document EPP-7164 Field Key to Beetles in Pines

This fact sheet is a key to identify beetles found in pine trees. Reviewed April 2013.

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  Document EPP-7645 Nantucket Pine Tip Moth

By Eric Rebek. This fact sheets discusses the description, damage, prevention, and control of the Nantucket pine tip moth. Revised June 2015.

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  Document FAPC-188 Manufacturing Sandwich-Type Panels from Eastern Redcedar and Southern Pine

By Cagatay Tasdemir and Salim Hiziroglu. This fact sheet summarizes basic manufacturing steps and some properties of three-layer sandwich type of panels made from particles of Eastern redcedar (Juniperus virginiana L.) and commercially manufactured Southern pine (Pinus echinata) fibers.

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  Document FAPC-189 Dimensional Stability and Roughness of Wood Plastic Composite Material Made from Eastern Redcedar

By Salim Hiziroglu, Kaan Kalkan and Sriharsha Karumuri. This fact shet summarizes basic manufacturing steps and some properties of experimental wood plastic composite samples manufactured with nano-clay added Eastern redcedar.

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  Document FAPC-190 Dimensional Movement of Wheel Chocks Made from Southern Pine

By Salim Hiziroglu. This fact sheet summarizes influence of storage and moisture control on dimensional stability of wheel chocks.

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  Document FAPC-200 Basics of Forest Road Surveying

This fact sheet summarizes some of the main aspects of forest road surveying, establishing curves and determining overall road length and profile of the road. By Salim Hiziroglu.

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  Document FAPC-201 Using Wood for Violin Makers

This fact sheet summarizes fundamentals to manufacture a well-designed violin from the point of wood technology. By Salim Hiziroglu.

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  Document HLA-6429 Site Disturbance and Tree Decline

This fact sheets discusses how tree decline is related to site disturbance around the tree. Reviewed July 2016.

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  Document NREM-2872 A Checklist of Prairie, Shrubland, and Forest Understory Plants of Oklahoma: Characteristics and Value to Deer, Quail, Turkey, and Cattle

By Terry Bidwell, Ron Masters, and Ron Tyrl. This fact sheet lists plants commonly found in prairies, shrublands, and forest understories throughout the state and describes their characteristics and resource values.  Reviewed July 2016.

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  Document NREM-2874 Ecology and Management of Sericea Lespedeza

Sericea Lespedeza has become an invasive and noxious weed in Oklahoma. This fact sheet discusses the effects and control of Sericea Lespedeza. Reviewed February 2013.

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  Document NREM-2884 How Eastern Redcedar Encroachment Effects the Water Cycle of Oklahoma Rangelands

By Chris Zou, Don Turton, and Dave Engle. This fact sheet provides basic concepts about the linkages among climate, vegetation, and hydrological processes to evaluate the potential issues of redcedar encroachment. Reviewed July 2015.

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  Document NREM-2894 Managing Brush Piles

By John Weir and Russell Stevens. This fact sheet discusses burning brush piles, including best time of year, weather conditions, size of the brush pile, as well as other considerations. It also discusses grinding and mulching, or leaving the brush pile for wildlife habitat.

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  Document NREM-2895 Problem Horticultural Plants

By Dwayne Elmore, Karen Hickman and Kimberly Holmes. This fact sheet discusses horticultural plants (some available for purchase) to be avoided for use in the home garden. They are a problem to ecological integrity, agriculture production, clogging of waterways, and costs to landowners to remove.

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  Document NREM-5009 Dimensional Changes in Wood

By Salim Hiziroglu. This fact sheet discusses how moisture changes wood. Reviewed January 2013.

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  Document NREM-5021 Measuring Woodland Timber

By Craig McKinley. This fact sheet is designed to familiarize woodland owners about the methods used to measure merchantable volumes of timber on their property. Reviewed February 2013.

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  Document NREM-5032 Lease Hunting Opportunities for Oklahoma Landowners

By Michael Porter, Ron Masters, and Terry Bidwell. This fact sheet discusses the benefits of leasing land for hunting purposes.  Reviewed July 2016.

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  Document NREM-5034 Water Quality Series: Riparian Forest Buffers

By Steven Anderson and Ron Masters. This fact sheet is intended to identify the benefits of riparian areas, describe the various riparian systems in Oklahoma, and suggest appropriate management practices to help maintain them.

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