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Kari Löyttyniemi, Risto Heikkilä, Seppo Repo

Pine tar in preventing moose browsing.

Löyttyniemi K., Heikkilä R., Repo S. (1992). Pine tar in preventing moose browsing. Silva Fennica vol. 26 no. 3 article id 5486. https://doi.org/10.14214/sf.a15647

Abstract

The efficacy of pine tar as a moose (Alces alces L.) contact repellent was tested in young Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) stands suffering from moose damage in Southern Finland during the winter 1981–82. Application of tar to shoots by spraying protected the trees satisfactorily throughout the winter.

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Keywords
Alces alces; moose; Scots pine; Pinus sylvestris; browsing damage; repellent; control

Published in 1992

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