Sampling Techniques for Forest Resource Inventory / Edition 1

Sampling Techniques for Forest Resource Inventory / Edition 1

by Barry D. Shiver, Bruce E. Borders
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471109401

ISBN-13: 9780471109402

Pub. Date: 12/21/1995

Publisher: Wiley

Clearly explains the sampling methods associated with the inventory of forest resources. It avoids extensive coverage of theoretical statistics and mathematics in favor of thorough coverage of forest inventory topics for the practitioner.

Overview

Clearly explains the sampling methods associated with the inventory of forest resources. It avoids extensive coverage of theoretical statistics and mathematics in favor of thorough coverage of forest inventory topics for the practitioner.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471109402
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/21/1995
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

A Review of Necessary Statistics and Notation.

Elementary Sampling Methods: Selective, Simple Random, and Systematic Sampling.

Horizontal Point Sampling.

Stratified Random Sampling.

Ratio and Regression Estimators.

Double Sampling or Two-Phase Sampling.

Multistage Sampling—Inventorying Large Acreages.

Inventory Methods for Estimating Stand Growth.

3P and Line Intersect Sampling.

Estimating Wildlife Population Sizes.

Answers to Assorted Problems for Better Understanding.

Index.

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