Establishment of Canada's National Forest Inventory: Approach and Issues

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  • Authors: Omule, A. Y.; Gillis, Mark D.
  • Publication Year: 2005
  • Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
  • Source: In: Proceedings of the fifth annual forest inventory and analysis symposium; 2003 November 18-20; New Orleans, LA. Gen. Tech. Rep. WO-69. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service. 222p.

Abstract

This paper describes Canada's National Forest Inventory (NFI) sampling design and implementation. It also describes issues related to annualizing the NFI using the approach of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service Enhanced Forest Inventory and Analysis program as a model. It concludes with an outline of plans to address the inventory annualization issues.

  • Citation: Omule, A. Y.; Gillis, Mark D. 2005. Establishment of Canada''s National Forest Inventory: Approach and Issues. In: Proceedings of the fifth annual forest inventory and analysis symposium; 2003 November 18-20; New Orleans, LA. Gen. Tech. Rep. WO-69. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service. 222p.
  • Posted Date: March 31, 2006
  • Modified Date: August 11, 2006
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