AuthorMeyer, Thomas, ed.
TitlePlum Lake Hemlock Forest
SeriesWisconsin, Naturally, DNR PUB-115 2003, Page 130
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"The forest originated around 1810 following a catastrophic fire and succeeded from aspen to pine to hemlock.... A selective cutting of white pine, as evidenced by scattered stumps, occurred in the 1880's."