Long-Term Response of a Forest Watershed Ecosystem
Clearcutting in the Southern Appalachians
Wayne T. Swank and Jackson R. Webster
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Chapter 1- Introduction: programmatic background, site description, experimental approach and treatment, natural disturbances.
Wayne T. Swank and Jackson R. Webster.
Chapter 2- Successional forest dynamics: 20 years following clearcutting.
Lindsay R. Boring, Katherine J. Elliott, and Wayne T. Swank
Chapter 3- Response and recovery of water yield and timing, stream sediment, abiotic parameters, and stream chemistry.
Wayne T. Swank, Jennifer D. Knoepp, James M. Vose, Stephanie Laseter, and Jackson R. Webster.
Chapter 4- Long-and short-term changes in soil nutrient availability following logging.
Jennifer D. Knoepp, Bruce L. Haines, Wayne T. Swank.
Chapter 5- Soluble organic nutrient fluxes.
Robert G. Qualls, Bruce L. Haines, Wayne T. Swank.
Chapter 6- Dynamics of dissolved organic carbon in a stream during a quarter century of forest succession.
Judy L. Meyer, Jackson R. Webster, Jennifer D. Knoepp, and E. F. Benfield.
Chapter 7- Woody debris decomposition and its contribution to the forest floor and soil on watershed 7.
Kim G. Mattson and Wayne T. Swank
Chapter 8- Recovery of decomposition and soil microarthropod communities.
Liam Heneghan and Alissa Salmore
Chapter 9- Canopy Arthropods
Barbara C. Reynolds, Timothy D. Schowalter, and D. A. Crossley, Jr..
Chapter 10- Recovery of particulate organic matter dynamics in a stream draining a logged watershed---- a pressing situation.
Jackson R. Webster, E. F. Benfield, Stephen W. Golladay, and Matthew E. McTammany.
Chapter 11- Stream macroinvertebrate response to clearcut logging.
J. Bruce Wallace and Damon Ely.
Chapter 12- Comparisons with results from the Fernow Experimental forest in the central Appalachians.
Mary Beth Adams and James N. Kochendenfer.
Chapter 13- Comparisons with results from the Hubbard Brook Experimental forest in the northern Appalachians.
James W. Hornbeck, Amey S. Bailey, Christopher Eagar, and John L. Campbell.
Chapter 14- Ecosystem stability and forest watershed management: A synthesis from 30+ years of research on WS7.
Jackson R. Webster, Wayne T. Swank, James M. Vose, Jennifer D. Knoepp, and Katherine J. Elliott.