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Site Index Curves and Tables for British Columbia: Coastal Species

Author(s) or contact(s): K.J. Mitchell and K.R. Polsson
Source: Research Branch
Subject: Growth and Yield
Series: FRDA Report
Other details:  Published 1988. Hardcopy is available.


The objective of this report was to disseminate, in graphical and tabular format, site index relationships selected by the Coastal Forest Productivity Council in cooperation with the Ministry of Forest and Lands for use on the coast of British Columbia. The species included coastal Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco), western hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla (Raf.) Sarg.), western redcedar (Thuja plicata Donn), amibilis fir (Abies amabilis (Dougl.) Forb.), Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis (Bong.) Carr.), and red alder (Alnus rubra Bong.). The figures and corresponding tables were produced by a computerized plotting system, GRAFLEX.

FRDA Research Report 037 (2398 KB)

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