New Mission at Fort Hill, Ohio Takes Shape

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Re: New Mission at Fort Hill, Ohio Takes Shape

Post by Rand » Sun Nov 01, 2015 10:19 am

Here's a more concrete example:
Zion carrot.jpg
Let's say the little, second growth tree on the left is 100 yrs old. Given even data on a different site's climate, soils, etc. could you reliably say that if you found a different second growth site with identically sized and aged trees, that this new site once supported old growth trees the same size/volume as the tree on the right?

I bet you could. I was hoping that the site index already did this, but I'll take your word for it that it is good enough for little more than vague, commonsense hand-waving.

(The photo itself is from an upland area in Zion National Park)

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