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Title
Redwood Region. This area was burned in the great 1936 fire while it was still in virgin forest. The "white woods" were killed. The redwoods remained alive. The greater light invited reproduction which is heavy and up to 12-15' high. In 1951 the area was cut selectively and yarded with tractors. Orders were given to protect the reproduction. Successfully done. Hammond's M-Line. 9/3/52 E.F
Creator
Fritz, Emanuel
Photographer
Date Created and/or Issued
1952
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bioscience & Natural Resources Library
Collection
Fritz-Metcalf Photograph Collection
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Description
Location: average distance
Identification: exact ground location unclear, appears unknowable
No people present in picture
Type
image
Identifier
fritz_metcalf-4842
Subject
Lumber companies - Hammond Lumber Company
Stand density - Effects on regeneration
Sequoia sempervirens - Reproduction
Fires - Effects on vegetation
Trees - Killing of - Fire
Fires
Trees - Reproduction
Sequoia sempervirens
Logging - Selective
Humboldt County
Place
Humboldt County

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