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A system for automatically recording weight changes in sapling trees

Posted date: August 14, 2015
Publication Year: 
1967
Authors: Haupt, Harold F.; Jeffers, Bud L.
Publication Series: 
Research Note (RN)
Source: Res. Note INT-RN-71. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 4 p.

Abstract

Describes an accurate and simple system for taking continuous weight records of sapling-size trees. Measurements obtained using this system have helped in describing the mechanism of interception storage in tree crowns during snowfall.

Citation

Haupt, Harold F.; Jeffers, Bud L. 1967. A system for automatically recording weight changes in sapling trees. Res. Note INT-RN-71. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 4 p.