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Title: Estimating sugar maple bark thickness and volume.

Author: Stayton, Charles L.; Hoffman, Michael;

Date: 1970

Source: Research Paper NC-38. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)

Description: Sugar maple bark thickness and volume were estimated using first a published method, then equations developed by the authors. Both methods gave estimates that compared closely with measured values. Information is also presented on variation in bark thickness and on weight and volume of bark as a percentage of total merchantable stem weight and volume.

Keywords: bark volume, bark thickness, Acer saccharum Marsh., sugar maple

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Stayton, Charles L.; Hoffman, Michael 1970. Estimating sugar maple bark thickness and volume. Research Paper NC-38. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

 


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