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flatwood

[′flat‚wu̇d]
(ecology)
An almost-level zone containing mostly imperfectly drained, acid soils and vegetation consisting of wiregrass and saw palmetto at ground level, shrubs such as gallberry and waxmyrtle, and trees such as longleaf and slash pines.
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The nitrogen effects we observed have been reported for other herbaceous communities such as old fields (Carson & Barrett 1988; Goldberg & Miller 1990), hay-meadows (Silvertown 1980), flatwood range (Kalmbacker & Martin 1996) as well as tundra and short-grass prairie (Gough et al.
Fragmentation of pine flatwood and marsh communities converted for ranching and citrus.
These traps were located in a wet flatwood ecosystem (27[degrees]55'11.64"N; 81[degrees]22'25.38"W).
Mesic (or wet) flatwood habitats are typically dominated by slash pine (Pinus elliottii Engelm.; Pinales: Pinaceae) or longleaf pine (P.
The Wood Building Product Coating MACT (formerly the Flatwood Paneling MACT) has changed format yet again.
The only real effect of frequency of burn was on growth of pines in the flatwoods. For flatwood pines in each of the three size classes, growth was lower ill biennially burned than in annually burned plots (Fig.
Solenopsis invicta occurred in higher frequencies (>50%) within graminoid and hydric pine flatwood communities and at lower frequencies (<25%) in cypress habitats in the HU sites.
New York, NY, November 15, 2012 --(PR.com)-- With the recent release of the corrected, revised and updated edition of “The Braxton County Monster-REVISED EDITION-The Cover-Up of The Flatwood Monster Revealed,” author Frank Feschino appeared on The Kate Valentine Show, Friday October 26th, 2012 to set the record straight.
Habitats consisted of seasonally wet flatwood forest, wooded park areas, a prairie planting, small impoundments, a bird-feeding area, mowed grasslands and a golf course.
Displacement of nutrients into windrows during site preparation of a flatwood forest.
Nigel Morris, board member of Southwest Florida's very active Flatwood Chapter of Quail Forever, says that their members volunteer to assist the FWC with research projects such as quail covey counts and habitat mapping.