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    Author(s): W. Brad Smith; Gary J. Brand
    Date: 1983
    Source: Research Note NC-299. 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

    Biomass regression coefficients from the literature for the allometric equation form are presented for 98 species of shrubs and herbs in the northern U.S. and Canada. The equation and coeffients provide estimates of grams of biomass (oven-dry weight) for foliage, woody stem and total biomass.

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    Citation

    Smith, W. Brad; Brand, Gary J. 1983. Allometric Biomass Equations for 98 Species of Herbs, Shrubs, and Small Trees. Research Note NC-299. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    Regression, metric, dry weight, herbs, shrubs

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