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Silva Fennica vol. 60 no. 1 | 1953

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article id 7408, category Article
Kullervo Kuusela. (1953). On theory of forest increment calculation based on periodic measurements. Silva Fennica vol. 60 no. 1 article id 7408. https://doi.org/10.14214/aff.7408
Keywords: forest stand; methodology; tree; normal forest; increment calculation
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The article presents the background of increment calculations and periodic measurements of forests, as well the historical development of increment calculations in North-America, Middle-Europe, Scandinavia and Finland. The measurements and calculations are presented for individual trees, for a forest stand and for the total resource of a normal forest stand.   

The practice of increment calculations has still some problems regarding the measurements of standing and harvested trees. The article discusses some ways to overcome the problems. 

  • Kuusela, E-mail: kk@mm.unknown (email)

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