Year 8 - TRENDS data was collected from 19 plots (1 per opening) in August, 2005. Field measurements were completed for vegetation, natural regeneration, planted stock, and planted stock competition, according to the current TRENDS protocol. The installations were also maintained. This included replacing all the corner posts, refreshing the ribbon on subplot markers and tagging all the sample trees. Data were entered and verified in the fall according to the TRENDS protocol.