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Measuring Light in the Forest

Author(s) or contact(s): P.G. Comeau
Source: Research Branch
Subject: Hardwoods and Mixedwoods
Series: Extension Note
Other details:  Published 2000. Hardcopy is available.


This extension note provides a brief review of various methods available for measuring or estimating light levels in the understorey of coniferous, broadleaf, and mixedwood forests.

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Updated April 19, 2007