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INT-RP-197: Weight and density of crowns of Rocky Mountain conifers


Brown, James K. 1978. Weight and density of crowns of Rocky Mountain conifers. Res. Pap. INT-RP-197. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 56 p.

Relationships between live and dead crown weight and d. b. h. (ranging from 0 to 40 inches), crown length, tree height, and crown ratio are presented for 11 conifer species in the Rocky Mountains.

Keywords: crown weight, tree biomass, forest fuels, crown volume, crown bulk density


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Title: INT-RP-197: Weight and density of crowns of Rocky Mountain conifers
Publish Date: February 14, 2012
Last Update:
February 14, 2012

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