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TASS: predicting British Columbia's future forest

Author(s) or contact(s): BC Ministry of Forests and Range
Source: Forest Science Program
Subject: Growth and Yield
Series: Brochure
Other details:  Published 2010. Hardcopy is available.


The Tree and Stand Simulator (TASS) model has been predicting the growth and value of British Columbia's future forests for over 45 years. TASS is a decision support tool that synthesizes and integrates extensive multi-disciplinary and multi-agency research, with an emphasis on response to silviculture. The next version of TASS, currently in development, will extend applications to stands with complex vertical structure and multiple species.

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Updated April 01, 2010