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The microcomputer scientific software series 5: the BIOMASS user's guide.Author(s): George E. Host; Stephen C. Westin; William G. Cole; Kurt S. Pregitzer
Source: General Technical Report NC-127. 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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DescriptionBIOMASS is an interactive microcomputer program that uses allometric regression equations to calculate aboveground biomass of common tree species of the Lake States. The equations are species-specific and most use both diameter and height as independent variables. The program accommodates fixed area and variable radius sample designs and produces both individual tree and area estimates of whole tree oven-dry weights.
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CitationHost, George E.; Westin, Stephen C.; Cole, William G.; Pregitzer, Kurt S. 1989. The microcomputer scientific software series 5: the BIOMASS user''s guide. General Technical Report NC-127. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsaboveground oven-dry weight, whole tree weight, allometric regression equations, dimension analysis
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