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Estimating aspen crown fuels in northeastern Minnesota.Author(s): Robert M. Loomis; Peter J. Roussopoulos
Source: Research Paper NC-156. 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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DescriptionAn application section presents tables for estimating foliage and branchwood (wood plus bark) of aspen tree crowns; the branchwood is subdivided by (1) living and dead material and by (2) living material alone into diameter size groups. A documentation section describes the derivation of equations and compares the equations derived with those derived by other researchers.
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CitationLoomis, Robert M.; Roussopoulos, Peter J. 1978. Estimating aspen crown fuels in northeastern Minnesota. Research Paper NC-156. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsforest fuels, size classes, component weights, fuel modeling
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