A Method for Sampling the Foliage of a Silver Maple Tree
Abstract:There are numerous methods for measuring indexes of transpiration, photosynthesis, and chemical constituents of tree foliage, the results of which are generally stated on a unit area or unit weight of foliage basis. The following article describes a sampling method whereby from measurements taken on the foliage dependable values can be estimated for a leaf or for an entire crown of silver maple.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Central States Forest Experiment Station
Publication date: April 1, 1941
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