Accuracy and equivalence testing of crown ratio models and assessment of their impact on diameter growth and basal area increment predictions of two variants of the Forest Vegetation Simulator
Laura P Leites, Andrew P Robinson, Nicholas L Crookston
Canadian Journal of Forest Research | NATL RESEARCH COUNCIL CANADA-N R C RESEARCH PRESS | Published : 2009
Awarded by US Forest Service
The authors are very grateful to Dr. David W. Hann, Dr. Valerie LeMay, the Associate Editor, and an anonymous referee for valuable comments on an earlier draft of the manuscript; and to Dr. Gary Dixon for providing valuable suggestions and information about each FVS variant's components. Support from the US Forest Service Grant 04DG11010000037, via Dr. Timothy Link of the University of Idaho, is appreciated.