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Effects of Hurricane Katrina on the Forest Structure of Taxodium Distichum Swamps of the Gulf Coast, USA
Author(s): B. A. Middleton
Publication Type: Article
Article Topic(s): Disturbance
Research Setting(s): Wetland,Coastal,Forest
Species Referenced: Cephalanthus occidentalis (Common buttonbush),
AbstractResearches the effects of wind damage from Hurricane Katrina on forest composition and tree species in bald cypress forests in New Orleans. Cephalanthus occidentalis was one species mentioned that was not killed by the storm.
Suggested CitationB. A. Middleton. "Effects of Hurricane Katrina on the Forest Structure of Taxodium Distichum Swamps of the Gulf Coast, USA." Wetlands 29.1 (2009): 80-87.