Weight and density of crowns of Rocky Mountain conifers

  • Authors: Brown, James K.
  • Publication Year: 1978
  • Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
  • Source: Res. Pap. INT-RP-197. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 56 p.

Abstract

Relationships between live and dead crown weight and d. b. h. (ranging from 0 to 40 inches), crown length, tree height, and crown ratio are presented for 11 conifer species in the Rocky Mountains.

  • Citation: Brown, James K. 1978. Weight and density of crowns of Rocky Mountain conifers. Res. Pap. INT-RP-197. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 56 p.
  • Keywords: crown weight, tree biomass, forest fuels, crown volume, crown bulk density
  • Posted Date: February 14, 2012
  • Modified Date: February 14, 2012
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