Individual Tree Taper, Volume and Weight for Loblolly Pine . Bruce E. Borders Western Mensurationists Fortuna, CA June 18-20, 2006. Current Models. Compatible total/merchantable tree volume/weight/taper functions Fitted separately by physiographic region (LCP, UCP, Piedmont)
Bruce E. Borders
June 18-20, 2006
NOTE – all data will be combined for final model fits
Where: V/W = cubic volume or weight to a top dob of Dm inches
H = total height (ft); D = dbh (inches)
Pienaar, L.V., T.R. Burgan and J.W. Rheney. 1987. Stem volume, taper and weight equations for site-prepared loblolly pine plantations. PMRC Technical Report 1987-1.
Remember – it is important to get out of the truck every now and then!
NOTE – any parameters that do not appear in the estimate lists below should be set to 0.