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Estimating northern red oak crown component weights in the Northeastern United States.Author(s): Robert M. Loomis; Richard W. Blank
Source: Research Paper NC-194. 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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DescriptionEquations are described for estimating crown weights for northern red oak trees. These estimates are for foliage and branchwood weights. Branchwood (wood plus bark) amounts are subdivided by living and dead material into four size groups. Applicability of the equations for other species is examined.
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CitationLoomis, Robert M.; Blank, Richard W. 1981. Estimating northern red oak crown component weights in the Northeastern United States. Research Paper NC-194. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
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