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How to estimate weights of northern red oak crowns in a stand.

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Loomis, Robert M.; Blank, Richard W.

Year Published

1982

Publication

General Technical Report NC-76. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

Abstract

Describes how to estimate the weights of northern red oak and other hardwood tree crowns that could become fuels after storms, logging, or insect epidemics. Presents tables, sample worksheets, and examples.

Keywords

forest fuels, fire behavior, crown fuels, foliage weight, branchwood weight

Citation

Loomis, Robert M.; Blank, Richard W. 1982. How to estimate weights of northern red oak crowns in a stand. General Technical Report NC-76. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station https://doi.org/10.2737/NC-GTR-76.

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