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Focus on ... Inventory: A Stand Volume Equation for Cruising Small-Diameter Material

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Conventional cruising methods are time-consuming and inefficient for dense stands containing small, low-value trees. The stand volume equation approach requires about one-quarter of the time required for an individual tree cruise.

Keywords: biometrics; environmental management; forest; forest management; forest resources; forestry; forestry research; forestry science; harvest; industry; natural resource management; natural resources

Document Type: Miscellaneous

Affiliations: 1: Forestry Operations Manager Inland Empire Paper Company, West 805 Wyoming Avenue, Hayden, ID, 83835, 2: Director Intermountain Forest Tree Nutrition Cooperative, University of Idaho, Moscow,

Publication date: 2003-07-01

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