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overstory

1. An upper floor.
2. Same as clerestory.
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Additionally, drip line diameter at each cardinal direction and overstory density via convex spherical densitometer were recorded (Jennings et al 1999; Fiala et al.
The Overstory is a thesis book, though hardly didactic.
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The Overstory represents epic storytelling at its best.
Anyone who has read and loved The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben's surprising bestseller about what trees feel and how they communicate, will find much to love in Richard Powers' twelfth novel, The Overstory. This sprawling, multibranched tale is part love letter to trees and part cri de coeur about the state of the world's forests.
Based on the LCLU data and maps, we identified three key trajectories of change: 1) the development of the original planted and other forests within the three properties during the earlier years of their establishment and through the time of silvicultural management; 2) the maturation and natural successional trends between overstory Level II Coniferous, Mixed and Broadleaf Forest types within the three properties after cessation of active interventions; and 3) the cumulative 1949-2015 Level I LCLU change trajectories in the 0.5 km-wide landscape areas surrounding all three properties, particularly the conversions between open types (Agriculture, Grass & Shrub) and other Level I types.
Compared to MMF, CMF tended to select microhabitat that had higher overstory canopy, lower understory coverage, was closer to shelter, and was farther from water sources.
At restoration sites in 1999, nonoak trees were cut using chain saws, plus as needed on savanna restoration sites, overstory oaks were thinned to a density of less than 100 trees/ha under a prescription of retaining the largest oaks.
Twelve years and four months after plantation, we surveyed the overstory and understory vegetation, seed bank, and performed soil analysis in order to characterize the stand as a whole.
Now, I have come full circle as I spend much time learning how to combine prescribed fire with harvesting and thinning of the overstory to promote competitive oak regeneration, and to promote restoration of high-quality ground vegetation communities for savannas and woodlands, while nunimizingthe adverse impacts that fire can have on timber.
The overstory of this forest is dominated by Acer saccharum, Tilia americana, Ulmus americana, and U.
Along the Missouri River, the cover was what a hunter with a good spaniel would seek: a mix of rosebush, willows, cattails, snowberry, and juniper, beneath an overstory of cottonwood trees.