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    Author(s): Eugene M. Carpenter
    Date: 1983
    Source: Research Paper NC-245. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
    Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
    Station: North Central Research Station
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    We used trees from natural uneven-aged stands in northeastern Minnesota to develop prediction equations to estimate total tree, stem, crown, live and dead branch weight. Presented here are specific gravity and moisture content by d.b.h. and height in tree, as well as bark, sapwood, and heartwood ratios.

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    Carpenter, Eugene M. 1983. Above-ground weights for tamarack in northeastern Minnesota. Research Paper NC-245. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    tamarack biomass, Larix laricina [Du Roi] K., tamarack, equations, weight, component proportions, specific gravity trends, moisture content trends

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