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Biomass of singleleaf pinyon and Utah juniperAuthor(s): E. L. Miller; R. O. Meeuwig; J. D. Budy
Source: Res. Pap. INT-273. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 18 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Intermountain Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionBiomass determinations in singleleaf pinyon (Pinus monophylla) - Utah juniper (Juniperus osteosperma) stands in Nevada indicate that stem diameter and average crown diameter are the tree measurements most highly correlated with ovendry weights. The equations and tables developed provide a means for estimating the total aboveground biomass as well as the weights for the various size fractions by species. The tables can also be used to estimate the cordwood and slash resulting from fuelwood harvesting operations.
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CitationMiller, E. L.; Meeuwig, R. O.; Budy, J. D. 1981. Biomass of singleleaf pinyon and Utah juniper. Res. Pap. INT-273. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 18 p.
Keywordsbiomass, weight, Utah juniper (Juniperus osteosperma) singleleaf pinyon (Pinus monophylla), prediction equations, weight tables
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