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Ground Design of the Research Site

  • Hiroshi Tanaka
  • Tohru Nakashizuka
Part of the Ecological Studies book series (ECOLSTUD, volume 158)

Abstract

Following the methodology of studying a tree community described in Chapter 1, we designed this study (1) to cover the entire life cycle of the trees, (2) to integrate the population studies of component species into a community-level target for the forest, and (3) to be able to continue our long-term observations. We set up a permanent core plot in Ogawa Forest Reserve (OFR), and carried out additional investigations in and around that plot.

Keywords

Entire Life Cycle Temperate Deciduous Forest Seed Trap Ground Design Japanese Beech 
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  • Hiroshi Tanaka
  • Tohru Nakashizuka

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