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Lower Soda Butte


FactorEnglish ValueUnitsMetric ValueUnits
Series Name: YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed Conifer
Plot: Lower Soda Butte
Cover Type: LP2
Overstory composition: Lodgepole pine 83%, Engelmann spruce 13%, Subalpine fir 3%
Shrub composition:
Herbaceous composition:
Aspect: 76°T
Slope: 2%
Elevation: 7,150ft2,179m
UTME: 572550
UTMN: 4977327
Fuel load, One-hour: 0.211t/ac0.047kg/m2
Fuel load, Ten-hour: 0.020t/ac0.004kg/m2
Fuel load, Hundred-hour: 0.044t/ac0.010kg/m2
Fuel load, Thousand-hour Solid: 9.690t/ac2.172kg/m2
Fuel load, Thousand-hour Rotten: 5.430t/ac1.217kg/m2
Fuel load, Litter: 1.43t/ac0.320kg/m2
Fuel load, Duff: 29.47t/ac6.606kg/m2
Fuel load, Live herbaceous: 0.186t/ac0.042kg/m2
Fuel load, Live woody: 0.446t/ac0.100kg/m2
Fuel Bed Depth, Dead: 0.98ft29.8cm
Fuel Bed Depth, Herbaceous: ftcm
Depth, Litter: 0.8in2.1cm
Depth, Duff: 1.6in4.1cm
Overstory live trees: 946stems/ac2,338stems/ha
Overstory snags: 53stems/ac131stems/ha
Seedling live trees: 1,584stems/ac131stems/ha
Seedling dead trees: 81stems/ac131stems/ha
Seedling height: 1.87ft0.57m
Canopy closure: 77%
Crown ratio: 77%
Basal area: 97.7ft2/ha22.4m2/ha
Codominant height: 52.1ft15.9m
Canopy base height: 0.0ft0.0m
Canopy ceiling height: 71.0ft21.6m
Canopy length: ftm
Crown base height: 4.1ft1.2m
Crown depth: 12.4ft3.8m
Canopy fuel load: 2.68t/ac0.60kg/m2
Canopy bulk density, Segmental: 0.00440lbs/ft370.5g/m3
Canopy bulk density, Volumetric: 0.00990lbs/ft3158.6g/m3
Remarks: 999.999

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