Kōrero: Forest succession and regeneration

Beech seedlings (1 o 2)

Beech seedlings

Southern beech (Nothofagus) forests can regenerate rapidly if their seedlings are the first to grow up on a cleared site. One or two of these beech seedlings growing on a fallen beech log are likely to reach canopy height and replace the fallen tree.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10049097
Photograph by Chris Rudge

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Forest succession and regeneration - Beech and conifer forest regeneration', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/11912/beech-seedlings (accessed 27 November 2021)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007