Title: Prognosis model for stand development
Author: Stage, Albert R.
Source: Res. Pap. INT-137. Ogden, Utah: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 32 p.
Station ID: RP-INT-137
Description: Describes a set of computer programs for developing prognoses of the development of existing stand under alternative regimes of management. Calibration techniques, modeling procedures, and a procedure for including stochastic variation are described. Implementation of the system for lodgepole pine, including assessment of losses attributed to an infestation of mountain pine beetle, is described.
Keywords: increment forecasting, yield regulation, stand projection, tree growth, modeling, lodgepole pine, mountain pine beetle impact, simulation
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Stage, Albert R. 1973. Prognosis model for stand development. Res. Pap. INT-137. Ogden, Utah: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 32 p..