Forest Understory Fuel Loads, Paragominas, Para, Brazil: 2001

22 de julho de 2014

jul 22, 2014

Paul Lefebvre, Daniel Nepstad, Paulo Moutinho

This data set contains estimates of understory fuel loads (forest litter) at six locations near Paragominas in Northeastern Amazonia. Samples were collected from three different forest conditions: primary forest, logged forest, and burned forest. Volumes and weights are provided by size and condition class based on the planar transect method of estimating understory fuel loads (Brown 1971). Means and standard errors are reported from 3 transects in each forest x condition class.

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