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A users guide for SAMM: a prototype southeast Alaska multiresource model.Author(s): D.L. Weyermann; R.D. Fight; L.D. Garrett
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-274. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionThis paper instructs resource analysts on using the southeast Alaska multiresource model (SAMM). SAMM is an interactive microcomputer program that allows users to explore relations among several resources in southeast Alaska (timber, anadromous fish. deer, and hydrology) and the effects of timber management activities (logging, thinning, and road building) on those relations and resources. This guide assists users in installing SAMM on a microcomputer, developing input data files, making simulation runs, and storing output data for external analysis and graphic display.
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CitationWeyermann, D.L.; Fight, R.D.; Garrett, L.D. 1991. A users guide for SAMM: a prototype southeast Alaska multiresource model. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-274. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station
KeywordsMultiresource, forest management, software, microcomputer, users guide, models, timber, hydrology, fisheries, deer
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