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    Author(s): W. Brad Smith
    Date: 1983
    Source: Research Note NC-297. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
    Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
    Station: North Central Research Station
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    Description

    A simple procedure using double sampling is described for adjusting growth in the STEMS regional forest growth model to compensate for subregional variations. Predictive accuracy of the STEMS model (a distance-independent, individual tree growth model for Lake States forests) was improved by using this procedure

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    Citation

    Smith, W. Brad. 1983. Adjusting the Stems Regional Forest Growth Model to Improve Local Predictions. Research Note NC-297. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    Growth model, double sampling, ratio estimators

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