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The author would like to thank the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, University of Minnesota, and USDA Forest Service for their collaboration and funding. Thanks to Rachael Nicoll, Megan O’Neil, Mike Reinikainen and Brian Schwingle for their contributions. We also want to recognize the following field foresters and interns for field collection, data entry and photography – Cora Gray, Mary Kordiak, Tyler Hasbargen, Joseph Kuhlmann, Michael Nooker, Trevor Olsen, Alexis Peasley, Rebecca Rickaby and Zach Suelter.
This case study was developed with support from the United States Department of Agriculture's National Institute for Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA), Renewable Resources Extension Act (RREA). Project #MIN-44-E02, principal investigator Eli Sagor, University of Minnesota.