eNTS Magazine May 2012

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#1)  eNTS Magazine May 2012

Postby edfrank » Fri Jun 01, 2012 10:51 am

eNTS: The Magazine of the Native Tree Society, Volume 2, Number 5, May 2012

               
                       
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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editor’s Corner By Edward Frank                                                                        6
Re: Cook Forest, PA April 18-19 by Sheri Shannon                                                         7
Cook Forest, PA April 18-19, 2012 - Videos by Edward Frank                                                8
Video: Dendromorphometry (Robert Leverett) by Edward Frank                                         8
Video: Dendromorphometry: Methods & Materials (Luthringer and Leverett) by Edward Frank                8
Video: Longfellow Pine Hike, Cook Forest State Park, PA (Luthringer and Leverett) by Edward Frank        9
Video:  The Old-Growth Forest Network: America's Next Idea (Joan Maloof) by Edward Frank                 9
Video:  Noteworthy Old Growth Forests of Western Pennsylvania (Dale Luthringer) by Edward Frank        9
Video:  'American Forests Big Tree Program'(Sheri Shannon) by Edward Frank                                 10
Silver Maple and Red Oak soundscapes by Michael Gatonska                                                 10
Re: Silver Maple and Red Oak soundscapes by Michael Gatonska                                        11
The true size of Africa by Edward Frank                                                                11
Spring equipment tests by Robert Leverett                                                                12
Re: In search of the Boogerman Pine and the Sag Branch Tulip, GSMNP by Patrick Brandt                13
Native Tree Society Interest Groups by Edward Frank                                                13
Handful of Heavyweight Trees Per Acre Are Forest Champs by Edward Frank                                 16
Re: Handful of Heavyweight Trees Per Acre Are Forest Champs by Don Bertolette                17
Re: Handful of Heavyweight Trees Per Acre Are Forest Champs by Bart Bouricius                 17
Re: Handful of Heavyweight Trees Per Acre Are Forest Champs by Rand Brown                17
Re: Elwha River Dam Removals begins by Rand Brown                                        18
Re: Elwha River Dam Removals begins by Kirk Johnson                                        18
Yep, another one, MTSF, MA by Robert Leverett                                                        19
It's the baseline, stupid by Robert Leverett                                                                20
Biltmore Estate Trees, NC by Brian Beduhn                                                                22
Big Ms Southern Magnolia by Larry Tucei                                                                 24
Re: Washington Grove City Park, NY by Tom Howard                                                25
Re: Washington Grove City Park, NY by Larry Champoux                                        27
Random Comments by Don Bertolette                                                                27
Single trunk vs. Multitrunk Revisited by Edward Frank                                                28
Re: Single trunk vs. Multitrunk Revisited by Don Bertolette                                        31
Re: Single trunk vs. Multitrunk Revisited by Edward Frank                                        31
Church Forest Documentary - Preview by Edward Frank                                                32
Re: Church Forest Documentary - Preview by Joe Zorzin                                        32
Re: Church Forest Documentary - Preview by Bart Bouricius                                         32
Re: Entering Trees Into Our Database by Robert Leverett                                                33
Re: Entering Trees Into Our Database by Matt Smillie                                        33
Please take a look at this treetop by Robert Leverett                                                        34
Re: Tree Haiku by Jenny Dudley                                                                        34
Random Comments by Joe Zorzin                                                                         34
Visuals and calculations by Robert Leverett                                                                35
Mallard attacked by dog in Central Park by Jenny Dudley                                                36
Warbler on Fallen Tree Trunk by Jenny Dudley                                                        37
Baron Wormser's Book by RyanLeClair                                                                 37
Reflecting on Ed Abbey & Desert Solitaire…by Lloyd Pierson by Edward Frank                                37
Re: Edward Abbey Interview - 1982 by Robert Leverett                                                38
Re: Trees Tell the Story of 500 Years of NYC Drought History by Neil Pederson                        38
Unexpected formula by Robert Leverett                                                                39
Re: Unexpected formula by Edward Frank                                                        40
Re: Unexpected formula by Robert Leverett                                                        41
Tree Top Offset Project by Robert Leverett                                                                41
Re: Tree Top Offset Project by Edward Frank                                                42
Bear attack! (On my Doug-fir tree?!?!) by Kirk Johnson                                                42
Re: Keeping Things Quiet In The National Parks by James Robert Smith                                45
Re: Keeping Things Quiet In The National Parks by Don Bertolette                                45
Trees Tell the Story of 500 Years of NYC Drought History by Neil Pederson                                46
Deathly Tree Limb Collapses in NYC by Jenny Dudley                                                46
Re: Why Do We Need This Degree of Accuracy? by Robert Leverett                                        47
Re: Why Do We Need This Degree of Accuracy? by Joe Zorzin                                47
The Interrupted Forest (Maine) by Jenny Dudley                                                        48
Re: Sulfur Finding May Hold Key to Gaia Theory of Earth as Living Organism by Bart Bouricius                 48
Point au Roche, NY by Robert Leverett                                                                49
Big Kentucky Coffeetree, WV by Turner Sharp                                                        51
Tall oaks in the "Forêt de Bercé near Le Mans by Jeroen Philippona                                        52
~4.7 feet in diameter Sand Laurel Oak by samson'sseed                                                58
How do you know a tree limb is about the fall? by Jenny Dudley                                        59
Re: How do you know a tree limb is about the fall? by Don Bertolette                                59
Re: The Interrupted Forest (Maine) by Jenny Dudley                                                        60
Re: Keeping Things Quiet In The National Parks by Michael Gatonska                                         60
Picea abies by Michael Gatonska                                                                         60
Re: Picea abies & Caruelis tristis by Michael Gatonska                                        61
More Lake Champlain, NY by Robert Leverett                                                        61
Re: More Lake Champlain by Robert Leverett                                                63
"My" City Tree by Jenny Dudley                                                                        64
Willard Memorial Chapel by Elijah Whitcomb                                                        66
Re: [Video] Fstoppers: Tree Spirit Project, [NON] Nudes In Nature by M. D. Vaden                        67
"The Great Animal Orchestra" by Patty Jenkins                                                        68
Three Big Tuliptrees in Baltimore by Mick Ricereto                                                        70
Ancient trees: Andalusia, Spain by Jeroen Philippona                                                 70
Nature Abounds Forest Summit - Ed Frank by Edward Frank                                                71
Tree Height measurement Explanations by Edward Frank                                                72
Re: Tree Height measurement Explanations by Kouta Rasanen                                        74
Re: Tree Height measurement Explanations by Robert Leverett                                74
Sire oak major limbs broke off!! by Marcas Houtchings                                                76
Do you have law also for Grand or Trophy Trees? by Marcas Houtchings                                77
Re: European beech forests by Anthony Croft                                                        78
Re: European beech forests by Anthony Croft                                                79
Re: New disease could wipe out English oak by Anthony Croft                                        79
Flying Redwood Albino? by Mark Collins                                                                80
Re: Flying Redwood Albino? by Edward Frank                                                81
Atlanta Champion Tree list- 2012 by Eli Dickerson                                                        81
Re: Tree Top Offset Project by Robert Leverett                                                        84
North Bend State Park, WV by Turner Sharp                                                                85
Re: North Bend State Park, WV by Turner Sharp                                                87
More Records from Cheraw State Park, SC by Tyler Philips                                                88
New area of Monroe SF, MA by Robert Leverett                                                        92
Re: New area of Monroe SF, MA by Edward Frank                                                94
Re: New area of Monroe SF, MA by Robert Leverett                                                95
Re: More Records from Cheraw State Park, SC by Tyler Philips                                        95
"Seeing Trees" Book by Jenny Dudley                                                                96
Re: Washington Grove City Park, NY by Elijah Whitcomb                                                96
Re: Washington Grove City Park, NY by Tom Howard                                        98
Canada Geese & Goslings by Jenny Duley                                                                98
A bit of a mystery hickory by Will Blozan                                                                 99
The Elusive James Parton by James Parton                                                                 101
Old Growth on private land.... Does anyone here have it? by Rex Karr                                        101
Fork Ridge Tuliptree intact after tornadic winds by Will Blozan                                         101
Champion Lodgepole Pine, CA by Ryan LeClair                                                         102
Richfield, Ohio location by David Robyn                                                                 102
Mick Jett, a novelist by Mick Jett                                                                        103
Re: Three Big Tuliptrees in Baltimore by Mick Ricereto                                                 104
From the Archives (2010): Norway spruces in Buckland by John Eicholz                                105
       Re: Norway spruces in Buckland by John Eicholz                                                106
       Re: Norway spruces in Buckland by John Eicholz                                                106
       Re: Charter Oak near Buckland, MA by John Eicholz                                                110
"How Can I Tell if My Woods are Old Growth?" by Joe Zorzin                                         110
Re: "How Can I Tell if My Woods are Old Growth?" by Robert Leverett                        111
More Big Tuliptrees in Baltimore: Leakin Park, MD by Mick Ricereto                                        112
Surfing tangent-based calculations by Robert Leverett                                                116
Re: Old Growth on private land.... Does anyone here have it? by Ranger Dan                                118
Urban Tree to Wood Bike by Edward Frank                                                                119
18th Century Ship Building by Edward Frank                                                        119
Is this American chestnut? by James Robert Smith                                                        120
Re: Is this American chestnut? by Rand Brown                                                120
Check this out - Multiple tops in a Sycamore by Robert Leverett                                        122
Re: Check this out by Robert Leverett                                                        124
Re: Check this out by Robert Leverett                                                        124
A Mostly Tree Day, NYC, NY by Jenny Dudley                                                        124
Large Pines, CT by Jeff Knox                                                                        126
Re: A bit of a mystery hickory by James Parton                                                         126
Corot's Trees by Jenny Dudley                                                                        127
Re: Richfield, Ohio location by Steve Galehouse                                                         128
External Links                                                                                        129
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#2)  Re: eNTS Magazine May 2012

Postby dbhguru » Fri Jun 01, 2012 6:47 pm

NTS,

  Good grief, were we ever productive in May. Thanks to all.

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