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Predicting logging residues: an interim equation for Appalachian oak sawtimberAuthor(s): A. Jeff Martin
Source: Research Note NE-203. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionAn equation, using dbh, dbh², bole length, and sawlog height to predict the cubic-foot volume of logging residue per tree, was developed from data collected on 36 mixed oaks in southwestern Virginia. The equation produced reliable results for small sawtimber trees, but additional research is needed for other species, sites, and utilization practices.
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CitationMartin, A. Jeff. 1975. Predicting logging residues: an interim equation for Appalachian oak sawtimber. Research Note NE-203. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
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