Forestry ID

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Re: Forestry ID

Postby Cjkowalcz » April 25th, 2013, 3:28 am

ponderosa pine
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby zerasaw » April 25th, 2013, 4:11 am

No. Look at the habitat and the leaves (how they're arranged)
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby PacificGoldenPlover » April 25th, 2013, 10:05 am

Lodgepole Pine?
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby zerasaw » April 25th, 2013, 12:04 pm

No. Lodgepole Pines don't clump the way this one does.
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby IDrizzi » April 25th, 2013, 7:04 pm

I'm new to this, but I guess I'll just jump in. Let me know if I do something wrong here.
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby zerasaw » April 25th, 2013, 7:39 pm

No, sorry, but close.
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby CulturallyScientific » April 25th, 2013, 8:18 pm

Loblolly Pine?
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby zerasaw » April 25th, 2013, 8:37 pm

Yep.
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby zerasaw » April 25th, 2013, 8:38 pm

The clumping at the end of the branch is very distinctive of that group (Loblolly, Pitch, Shortleaf, Longleaf)
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Re: Forestry ID

Postby CulturallyScientific » April 25th, 2013, 9:01 pm

Thanks! Please don't double-post, though.
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