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Predicting volumes and numbers of logs by grade from hardwood cruise dataAuthor(s): Daniel A. Yaussy; Robert L. Brisbin; Mary J. Humphreys; Mary J. Humphreys
Source: Res. Pap. NE-613. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 15 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe equations presented allow the estimation of quality and quantity of logs produced from a hardwood stand based on cruise data. When packaged in appropriate computer software, the information will provide the mill manager with the means to estimate the value of logs that would be added to a mill yard inventory from a timber sale.
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CitationYaussy, Daniel A.; Brisbin, Robert L.; Humphreys, Mary J. 1988. Predicting volumes and numbers of logs by grade from hardwood cruise data. Res. Pap. NE-613. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 15 p.
Keywordsmultivariate regression, discriminant functions
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