forest soil

forest soil

[′fär·əst ‚sȯil]
(forestry)
The natural medium for growth of tree roots and associated forest vegetation.
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Although we only examined one logging system on one site, our results support the recommendations of state forestry best management practices (BMPs) to focus skidding to a few well-developed designated skid trails and minimize trafficking across the general harvest area to protect water quality and reduce negative impacts to forest soil productivity.
Now most forest soil, especially if pastured, needs soft amendments around the plant for the healthiest plant growth.
The response to P by plants growing in the forest soil was probably due to the favorable physical and chemical characteristics of this soil that when P was applied promoted good plant growth.
This autumn will see the start of a project in the forest of the San Lorenzo Protected Area on the Caribbean coast of Panama that will involve the first ever comprehensive and long-term study of arthropods from the forest soil of the canopy.
Leading scorer Johnson grabbed Forest's second with a super header to confirm the humiliation that left Nicky Law's side without a victory on Forest soil for 68 years.
Nationally, investments in the science and technology of forest soil management are woefully inadequate to realize the lull productivity potential of forest soils.
The findings support a conceptual model of vertical changes in forest soil [[delta].
July 22: At the Los Angeles Fire Department Forestry Division's Lake Hughes tree nursery, visitors can take a guided hike on a mountain trail, tour a tree farm and learn about fire prevention and the role of trees in stabilizing forest soil and preventing floods.
Forest soil can absorb up to 18 inches of water from rain, then slowly release it back into natural channels and watercourses.
The forest soil is formed by continuous forest complexes in the eastern and southern parts of the village.
Analysis was also conducted on the adjacent forest soils to contrast the physical, chemical and biological properties of a naturally occurring forest soil with those of the tailings.

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