Describe the location:
The stands are located in Zone 1 of the Barnes Barrens Management Area, in both Section 29 & Section 32, T46N R9W Bayfield County, WI.
Bayfield County Forestry Department
Brief silvicultural objective:
Permanent vegetation plots were established within 5 stands in Zone 1 of the Barnes Barrens Management Area (BBMA) as a way to monitor the effects of different herbicide treatments to reduce competition with jack pine while maintaining quality habitat for sharp-tailed grouse through the years.
Soil series is Rubicon sand, Parent Material; outwash sands. Sand layer is greater than 80 inches deep.