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Pacific Southwest Research Station

 

Pacific Southwest Research Station
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West Annex Building
Albany, CA 94710-0011

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Urban Ecosystems and Social Dynamics

Urban Ecosystems and Processes

Estimating Leaf Area of Pinus and Picea Seedlings Using Color Digital Image Processing

Summary

The objective of this pilot study is to determine whether the color digital method (CD) will estimate needle-leaf area of individual pine seedlings within 30% of actual leaf area.


Years of Research:  2002-present

Funded by:  USDA Forest Service

Cooperators: 

Products / Publications:

  1. McPherson, E.G. and J.R. Simpson. 1995. Shade trees as a demand-side resource. Home Energy, March/April 11-17 p - View Document [519.79 KB]

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