Canadian Forest Service Publications

Surface area of fine fuel components as a function of weight. Interim Report - Project B.C. 603. 1963. Muraro, S.J. Government of Canada, Department of Forestry, Victoria, BC.

Year: 1963

Issued by: Pacific Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 31491

Language: English

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The frequency and weight distributions of fuels in lodgepole pine stands and the relation between weight of fuel and surface area were investigated using 1/10,000-acre circular plots. A graph t o convert the weight of fuel components in centigrams to total surface area in square feet for diameter classes of .1 to .5 inches and from .1 to 1.0 inches is included.