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stand basal area

Definition:
Cross-sectional area of trees measured at breast height (4.5 feet from ground level), or of grasses and shrubs measured 1 inch from ground level used to determine phytomass. Basal area is usually expressed as square units per unit area.
Concept Schemes:
NALT Core
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URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/11982
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