18 December 1999
Russell M. Burns & Barbara H. Honkala
Technical Coordinators

Timber Management Research
Volume 1, Conifers

U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Agriculture Handbook No. 654, Washington D.C., December 1990, 675 pages, black-and-white photographs, maps, bibliographies, indexes
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number : 86-600518

Supersedes Agriculture Handbook 271,
Silvics of Forest Trees of the United States, 1965

The Tree and Its Environment1
General Notes and Selected References12
Abies amabilis17
Abies balsamea26
Abies concolor36
Abies fraseri47
Abies grandis52
Abies lasiocarpa60
Abies magnifica71
Abies procera80
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana88
Chamaecyparis nootkatensis97
Chamaecyparis thyoides103
Juniperus occidentalis109
Juniperus scopulorum116
Juniperus silicicola127
Juniperus virginiana131
Larix laricina141
Larix lyallii152
Larix occidentalis160
Libocedrus decurrens173
Picea breweriana181
Picea engelmanii187
Picea glauca204
Picea mariana227
Picea pungens238
Picea rubens250
Picea sitchensis260
Pinus albicaulis268
Pinus banksiana280
Pinus clausa294
Pinus contorta302
Pinus echinata316
Pinus edulis327
Pinus elliottii338
Pinus flexilis348
Pinus glabra355
Pinus jeffreyi359
Pinus lambertiana370
Pinus monophylla380
Pinus monticola385
Pinus nigra395
Pinus palustris405
Pinus ponderosa413
Pinus pungens425
Pinus radiata433
Pinus resinosa442
Pinus rigida456
Pinus sabiniana463
Pinus serotina470
Pinus strobus476
Pinus sylvestris489
Pinus taeda497
Pinus virginiana513
Pseudotsuga macrocarpa520
Pseudotsuga menziesii527
Sequoia sempervirens541
Sequoiadendron giganteum552
Taxodium distichum var. distichum563
Taxodium distichum var. nutans563
Taxus brevifolia573
Thuja occidentalis580
Thuja plicata590
Torreya taxifolia601
Tsuga canadensis604
Tsuga heterophylla613
Tsuga mertensiana623
Summary of Tree Characteristics646
Checklist of Insects and Mites650
Checklist of Organisms Causing Tree Diseases658
Checklist of Birds669
Checklist of Mammals670
Index of Authors and Tree Species671
Index of Trees by Common Name674

18 December 1999