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  • Fifteen-year Forest Structure Changes in a Sandstone Pavement Barren 

    DellaRocco, Thomas; Straub, Jacob (Scientia Discipulorum: SUNY Plattsburgh, 2016)
    The Altona Flatrock sandstone pavement barren is a rare fire-dependent ecological community geographically located at the narrow overlap of jack pine and pitch pine species ranges. We studied fifteen year post-ice storm ...
  • Plant Community Succession Following Disturbances in a Pine Barren and Adjacent Hardwood Forest 

    Krill, Allison; Newell, Collette; O'Neil, Maggie; Phommala, Orathai; Adams, Kenneth (Scientia Discipulorum: SUNY Plattsburgh, 2004)
    The sandstone pavement barren and adjacent cobblestone formations in Clinton County, New York were created by the sudden release of water from glacial Lake Iroquois approximately 12000 ybp. Today, the barren is a rare ...
  • Wildlife Response to Wildfire at the Altona Flat Rock Pine Barren in Northern NY 

    Adams, Matthew; Staats, Lloyd; Garneau, Danielle; Lesser, Mark (2019-05)
    In July of 2018, approximately 221 hectares of forest were burned in a wildfire at a sandstone pavement barren in Altona NY. Forest overstory is predominantly Pinus banksiana (Jack Pine) and Betula lenta (Black Birch), ...