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RMRS-GTR-49: Forest Insect and Disease Tally System (FINDIT) User Manual

Bentz, Barbara J. 2000. Forest insect and disease tally system (FINDIT) user manual. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-49. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 12 p.

FINDIT, the Forest Insect and Disease Tally System, is an easy-to-use tool for analyzing insect and disease population information taken during stand surveys. Incidence of insects, pathogens, and other biotic and abiotic influences on forest ecosystems are summarized using traditional mensurational measurements. Information is summarized by diameter class, tree species, influencing agent, and for the entire stand. Several insect and disease hazard rating systems are also included. FINDIT version 1.2 runs within the Windows platform.

Keywords: computer program, bark beetle, stand survey analysis, pathogen, defoliator, dwarf mistletoe

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Title: RMRS-GTR-49: Forest Insect and Disease Tally System (FINDIT) User Manual
Electronic Publish Date: April 2, 2001
Last Update:
July 7, 2004

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