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Reliability of tree-height measurements in northern hardwood standsAuthor(s): Dale S. Solomon; Richard J. Nolet
Source: Research Note NE-86. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionNo significant differences were found between the heights of standing hardwood trees estimated with a Haga altimeter and actual heights measured after the trees had been felled. Differences ranged from +10 feet to -12 feet, and the mean difference for all trees was 0.1 foot.
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CitationSolomon, Dale S.; Nolet, Richard J. 1968. Reliability of tree-height measurements in northern hardwood stands. Research Note NE-86. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3p.
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