Forest Canopy

Forest Canopy

Sexton, J.O., T. Bax, P. Siqueira, J.J. Swenson, S. Hensley. 2009. A comparison of lidar, radar, and field measurements of canopy height in pine and hardwood forests of southeastern North America. Forest Ecology and Management, 257:1136-1147.

Webster, C.R., C.G. Lorimer. 2003. Comparative growing space efficiency of four tree species in mixed conifer-hardwood forests. Forest Ecology and Management, 177:361-377.

Parker, G.G., M.J. Brown. 2000. Forest Canopy Stratification-Is it useful? The American Naturalist, 155-4:473-484.

Lorimer, C.G., L.E. Frelich. 1989. A methodology for estimating canopy disturbance frequency and intensity in dense temperate forests. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 19:651-663.

Poulson, T.L., W.J. Platt. 1989. Gap light regimes influence canopy tree diversity. Ecology, 70-3:553-555.

Jennings, S.B., N.D. Brown, D. Sheil. 1999. Assessing forest canopies and understorey illumination: canopy closure, canopy cover and other measures. Forestry, 72-1:59-73