Height problem Overview

While training a field crew, I got the following question.

Where should I stand when measuring tree heights?

As a forest biometrics professor, I gave the standard answer, I had been taught: Along the contour about one tree length away.

But I asked myself is this the best place to stand?

The Videos are available here.

(Lecture; flash mp4 webm )

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Advanced Forest Biometrics by David R. Larsen is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Author: Dr. David R. Larsen
Created: January 7, 2011
Last Updated: January 27, 2016