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Flooding and Its Effect on Trees, USDA/FS
Entry ID: USDA_FS_FLOODING


Summary
Abstract: Intended to assist on-the-ground natural resource professionals answer
flood-related tree questions in both rural and urban areas, provides
detailed information of flood-related tree damage.

"Flooding and Its Effect on Trees" is a database that provides
information on flood tolerance of trees, insect and disease concerns
of flood-stressed trees, management implications, sources of technical
assistance. This database is intended to assist on-the-ground natural
resource professionals by providing answers to flood-related tree
questions in both rural and urban areas and detailed information of
flood-related tree damage.
See: "http://www.na.fs.fed.us/spfo/pubs/n_resource/flood/cover.htm"

Related URL
Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Access to "flooding and its effect on trees" information


Geographic Coverage
 N: 76.63 S: 13.71  E: -61.48  W: -177.1

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Bratkovich, Stephen; Burban, Lisa; Katovich, Steven; Locey, Craig; Pokorny, Jill; Wiest, Richard
Dataset Title: Flooding and Its Effect on Trees
Dataset Release Date: 1993
Dataset Release Place: MN
Dataset Publisher: USDA/FS/NC
Data Presentation Form: online
Online Resource: http://www.ncrs.fs.fed.us/searchtools/viewpub.asp?key=885


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CENTRAL AMERICA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >FOREST SCIENCE >FOREST PROTECTION    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >SOILS >SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >SOILS >SOIL WATER HOLDING CAPACITY    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >FORESTS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >VEGETATION SPECIES    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >HABITAT CONVERSION/FRAGMENTATION >URBANIZATION/URBAN SPRAWL    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >NATURAL HAZARDS >FLOODS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >SURFACE WATER PROCESSES/MEASUREMENTS >FLOODS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >SURFACE WATER PROCESSES/MEASUREMENTS >INUNDATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >SOILS >SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >SOILS >SOIL WATER HOLDING CAPACITY    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
FARMING
BIOTA


Keywords
Environmental Protection > Disasters >
Environmental Protection > Forests >
Land and Freshwater Resources > Soils
Flood Plains
Flood Tolerance
Flood-Stressed Trees
Insects
Shrubs
Tree Damage
Trees
Applied Sciences
Agricultural Sciences
Forestry


Originating Center
USDA


Data Center
North Central Research Station, Forest Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.ncrs.fs.fed.us/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EAST LANSING USDA/FS
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
North Central Forest Experiment Station
Forestry Sciences Laboratory
1407 South Harrison Road
Room 220
City: East Lansing
Province or State: MI
Postal Code: 48823-5200
Country: USA


Publications/References
For a complete list of references, see:
http://www.na.fs.fed.us/spfo/pubs/n_resource/flood/biblio.htm

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-02-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18



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