Abies balsamea


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Noun1.Abies balsamea - medium-sized fir of northeastern North AmericaAbies balsamea - medium-sized fir of northeastern North America; leaves smell of balsam when crushed; much used for pulpwood and Christmas trees
silver fir - any of various true firs having leaves white or silvery white beneath
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For example, American Linden (Tilia americana), Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii), balsam fir (Abies balsamea), Eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadesis), Norway spruce (Picea abies), paper birch (Betula papyrifera), Jack pine (Pinus banksiana) and white pine (Pinus strobus) are all considered highly vulnerable to the coming changes.
Based on field observations of the bed site immediately after use, the moose cleared litter and duff to expose 3 [m.sup.2] of mineral soil under a closed-canopy balsam fir (Abies balsamea) stand.
In New Hampshire, pines were used by Red Squirrels for mushroom caches (Cram 1924), and in southern New Brunswick, Vernes and Poirier (2007) found an abandoned American Robin (Turdus migratorius) nest filled with sporocarps of false truffles in a small Balsam Fir (Abies balsamea).
Atlikti tyrimai taigoje trejus metus matuojant balzaminio kenio (Abies balsamea (L.) Mill.) kasdieni radialini prieaugi, kurio pasikeitimai visu pirma aiskinami vandens prieinamumu ir poreikiu (Deslauriers et al.
Upland areas are generally mixed hardwood forests with multiple tree species including American beech (Fagus grandifolia Ehrh.), sugar maple (Acer saccharum Marsh.), yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis Britton), red pine, eastern white pine, jack pine (Pinus banksiana Lamb.), black spruce (Picea mariana (Mill.) B.S.P.), and balsam fir (Abies balsamea (L.) Mill.) (USFWS, 2009).