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D.b.h./crown diameter relationships in mixed Appalachian hardwood standsAuthor(s): Neil I. Lamson; Neil I. Lamson
Source: Res. Pap. NE-610. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionLinear regression formulae for predicting crown diameter as a function of stem diameter are presented for nine species found in 50- to 80-year-old mixed hardwood stands in north-central West Virginia. Generally, crown diameter was closely related to tolerance; more tolerant species had larger crowns.
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CitationLamson, Neil I. 1987. D.b.h./crown diameter relationships in mixed Appalachian hardwood stands. Res. Pap. NE-610. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.
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