Standardization of Growth Curves
Abstract:It is shown that precisely two points are necessary and sufficient to determine any stand growth curve. Accordingly, the diversity in growth curves of forests throughout the world is reduced to a few types that accurately describe growth of any coniferous or hardwood high forest stand.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Assistant Professor of Forestry, Cook College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Publication date: May 1, 1978
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