Canadian Forest Service Publications

Biomass of the merchantable and unmerchantable portions of the stem. 1982. Alemdag, I.S. Environment Canada, Canadian Forestry Service, Petawawa National Forestry Institute, Chalk River ON. Information Report PI-X-020. 20 p.

Year: 1982

Issued by: National Capital Region

Catalog ID: 4475

Language: English

Series: Information Report (Petawawa)

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Equations for estimating separately the mass of merchantable and unmerchantable (stump and top) portions of the stem for variable top diameters and heights were derived for nine tree species. Results are expressed as percentages of ovendry mass of the total stem wood plus bark. Examples of application are provided.

Also available under the title:
Biomasse des parties marchandes et non marchandes de la tige (French)