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Estimating aspen volume and weight for individual trees, diameter classes, or entire stands.Author(s): Bryce E. Schlaegel
Source: General Technical Report NC-20. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionPresents allometric volume and weight equations for Minnesota quaking aspen. Volume, green weight, and dry weight estimates can be made for wood, bark, and limbs on the basis of individual trees, diameter classes, or entire stands.
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CitationSchlaegel, Bryce E. 1975. Estimating aspen volume and weight for individual trees, diameter classes, or entire stands. General Technical Report NC-20. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsPopulus tremuloides, quaking aspen, specific gravity, weight-yield, merchantable ratio estimates, top diameter, form
- Great Basin aspen ecosystems
- Decay of aspen in Colorado
- Decline of quaking aspen in the Interior West - examples from Utah
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