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Tree Height Measurements from Aerial Photographs

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Developments in serial survey technique during the past two decades have many valuable applications in forestry. One of the most useful is in estimating timber areas, typos, size classes, and volumes. The authors explore one phase of this work, height measurements, pointing out the advantages and disadvantages of three separate methods and of several measuring devices.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Research Assistant (Junior member, S.A.F.) Harvard Forest, Petersham, Mass.

Publication date: October 1, 1946

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  • The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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