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SETs: stand evaluation tools: II. tree value conversion standards for hardwood sawtimberAuthor(s): Joseph J. Mendel; Paul S. DeBald; Martin E. Dale
Source: Res. Pap. NE-337. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 74p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionTree quatity index tables are presented for 12 important hardwood species of the oak-hickory forest. From these, tree value conversion standards are developed for each species, log grade, merchantable height, and diameter at breast height. The method of calculating tree value conversion standards and adapting them to different conditions is explained. A computer program for calculating tree values for different lumber values and conversion costs is included.
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CitationMendel, Joseph J.; DeBald, Paul S.; Dale, Martin E. 1976. SETs: stand evaluation tools: II. tree value conversion standards for hardwood sawtimber. Res. Pap. NE-337. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 74p.
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