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throughfall
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
All the precipitation reaching the forest floor minus the stemflow, i.e., canopy drip plus direct precipitation.
Definition Source
Burns, Russell M. and Barbara H. Honkala, tech. coords. Silvics of North America, vol 2. Hardwoods; Glossary. Agriculture handbook no. 654. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, 1990
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/21927.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/21927
Broader Term
atmospheric precipitation
Related Term
canopy
water interception
Spanish
precipitación directa
Term Number
21927