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Yellowstone National Park

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Chickadee


FactorEnglish ValueUnitsMetric ValueUnits
Series Name: Miscellaneous Stands
Plot: Chickadee
Cover Type: LP3
Overstory composition: Lodgepole pine 98%, Whitebark pine 2%
Shrub composition: Grouse whortleberry
Herbaceous composition: Ross' sedge, Poa spp.
Aspect: 135°T
Slope: 25%
Elevation: 8,650ft2,636m
UTME: 528949
UTMN: 4925809
Fuel load, One-hour: 0.257t/ac0.058kg/m2
Fuel load, Ten-hour: 0.801t/ac0.180kg/m2
Fuel load, Hundred-hour: 0.828t/ac0.186kg/m2
Fuel load, Thousand-hour Solid: 29.460t/ac6.604kg/m2
Fuel load, Thousand-hour Rotten: 30.890t/ac6.925kg/m2
Fuel load, Litter: 4.87t/ac1.091kg/m2
Fuel load, Duff: 17.89t/ac4.011kg/m2
Fuel load, Live herbaceous: t/ackg/m2
Fuel load, Live woody: t/ackg/m2
Fuel Bed Depth, Dead: ftcm
Fuel Bed Depth, Herbaceous: ftcm
Depth, Litter: 0.6in1.4cm
Depth, Duff: 1.0in2.5cm
Overstory live trees: 1,160stems/ac2,866stems/ha
Overstory snags: 240stems/ac593stems/ha
Seedling live trees: 21,200stems/ac593stems/ha
Seedling dead trees: 0stems/ac593stems/ha
Seedling height: 0.65ft0.20m
Canopy closure: 60%
Crown ratio: 60%
Basal area: 215.6ft2/ha49.5m2/ha
Codominant height: 64.3ft19.6m
Canopy base height: 4.0ft1.2m
Canopy ceiling height: 76.0ft23.2m
Canopy length: ftm
Crown base height: 17.9ft5.4m
Crown depth: 25.2ft7.7m
Canopy fuel load: 5.10t/ac1.14kg/m2
Canopy bulk density, Segmental: 0.00520lbs/ft383.3g/m3
Canopy bulk density, Volumetric: 0.00920lbs/ft3147.4g/m3
Remarks: Underburned in the 2005 Chickadee Fire

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