Correction for a Possible Bias in Developing Site Index Curves from Sectioned Tree Data
Abstract:Shifts in relative height of individual lodgepole pine trees as stands grow older introduced a bias into height over age curves developed from height growth of individual trees. A method for eliminating the bias is presented.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Research Forester, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Expt. Sta., Forest Service, U. S. Dept. Agric., Portland, Ore
Publication date: January 1, 1963
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