Effects of Timber Harvesting on Streamflow in the Alsea Watershed Study

  • John D. Stednick
Part of the Ecological Studies book series (ECOLSTUD, volume 199)


Peak Flow Annual Runoff Water Yield Timber Harvest Soil Moisture Deficit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • John D. Stednick
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  1. 1.Department of Forest, Rangeland, and Watershed StewardshipColorado State UniversityFort Collins

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