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Title: A key for the Forest Service hardwood tree grades
Author: Miller, Gary W.; Hanks, Leland F.; Wiant, Harry V., Jr. Jr.
Source: Northern Journal of Applied Forestry. 3(1): 19-22.
Description: A dichotomous key organizes the USDA Forest Service hardwood tree grade specifications into a stepwise procedure for those learning to grade hardwood sawtimber. The key addresses the major grade factors, tree size, surface characteristics, and allowable cull deductions in a series of paried choices that lead the user to a decision regarding tree grade.
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Miller, Gary W.; Hanks, Leland F.; Wiant, Harry V., Jr. 1986. A key for the Forest Service hardwood tree grades. Northern Journal of Applied Forestry. 3(1): 19-22.
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