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Light intensity related to stand density in mature stands of the western white pine type

Posted date: August 14, 2015
Publication Year: 
1948
Authors: Wellner, C. A.
Publication Series: 
Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Source: Journal of Forestry. 46(1):16-19.

Abstract

Where tolerance of forest trees or subordinate vegetation is a factor in management, the forester needs a simple field method of Estimating or forecasting light intensities in forest stands. The following article describes a method developed for estimating light intensity beneath the canopy in western white pine forests which may have application in other types.

Citation

Wellner, C. A. 1948. Light intensity related to stand density in mature stands of the western white pine type. Journal of Forestry. 46(1):16-19.