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INT-GTR-310: Uses and Abuses of Multipliers in the Stand Prognosis Model


Hamilton, David A., Jr. 1994. Uses and abuses of multipliers in the Stand Prognosis Model. Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-310. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 9 p.

Users of the Stand Prognosis Model may have difficulties in selecting the proper set of multipliers to simulate a desired effect or in determining the appropriate value to assign to selected multipliers. A series of examples describe impact of multipliers on simulated stand development. Guidelines for the proper use of multipliers are presented.

Keywords: stand development, growth models, silviculture, simulation models


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Title: INT-GTR-310: Uses and Abuses of Multipliers in the Stand Prognosis Model
Publish Date: March 25, 2005
Last Update:
October 29, 2013

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