Report on Analysis of Forest Floor Bulk Density and Depth at the Savannah River Site.

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The forest floor data from the Savannah River Site consists of two layers, the litter layer and the duff layer. The purpose for the study was to determine bulk density conversion factors to convert litter and duff depth values in inches to forest floor fuel values in tons per acre. The primary objective was to collect litter and duff samples to adequately characterize forest floor depth and bulk density for combinations of 4 common forest types (loblolly/slash pine, longleaf pine, pine and hardwood mix, upland hardwood), 3 age classes (5-20, 20-40, 40+ years old) and 3 categories of burning history ... continued below

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Parresol, Bernard R. October 1, 2005.

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  • Savannah River Forest Station
    Publisher Info: USDA Forest Service, Savannah River, New Ellenton, SC
    Place of Publication: New Ellenton, South Carolina

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The forest floor data from the Savannah River Site consists of two layers, the litter layer and the duff layer. The purpose for the study was to determine bulk density conversion factors to convert litter and duff depth values in inches to forest floor fuel values in tons per acre. The primary objective was to collect litter and duff samples to adequately characterize forest floor depth and bulk density for combinations of 4 common forest types (loblolly/slash pine, longleaf pine, pine and hardwood mix, upland hardwood), 3 age classes (5-20, 20-40, 40+ years old) and 3 categories of burning history (0-3, 3-10, 10+ years since last burn).

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  • Grant Number: AI09-00SR22188
  • DOI: 10.2172/859305 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 859305
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc780156

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  • October 1, 2005

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Parresol, Bernard R. Report on Analysis of Forest Floor Bulk Density and Depth at the Savannah River Site., report, October 1, 2005; New Ellenton, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc780156/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.