Loss of Weight of Wood Due to Weathering
Abstract:In the following article the author discusses the loss in weight of small wood cylinders due to weathering under different degrees of exposure. It is concluded that weathering, as distinguished from decay, may be practically disregarded as an effective agent in reducing the fuel volume in cut-over areas.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Northern Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station
Publication date: 1937-05-01
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