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Table 1 Stand characteristics by the ERIKA plots at the beginning in 1991 and at the end in 2006 of the 15 years monitoring period

From: Ingrowth, survival and height growth of small trees in uneven-aged Picea abies stands in southern Finland

Area Stand Forest type N, ha-1   G, m2ha-1   G rem, % V, m3ha-1   Admixture, %  
Beginning End Beginning End Beginning End Beginning End
VES 1 MT 2194 2367 22.3 25.8 24.9 181.0 230.1 23.7 15.6
  2 MT 2675 1878 19.9 23.8 31.4 163.3 210.5 32.1 15.9
  5 MT 1827 1553 16.7 22.0 26.8 163.8 210.6 0.0 0.0
  7 MT 1459 1451 16.9 20.5 22.8 148.0 194.5 25.4 15.7
  13 MT 1211 1847 12.4 20.5 0.0 97.9 199.1 19.3 15.5
  14 OMT 723 1458 15.7 26.5 0.0 167.5 307.0 0.0 0.1
  16 MT 1888 1869 15.6 23.9 0.0 135.7 229.7 38.4 27.4
LAP 1 OMT 4428 2406 14.2 26.3 0.0 117.8 230.9 49.8 47.6
  5 OMT 1681 1808 34.9 32.8 30.4 371.3 361.5 71.5 77.6
  7 OMT 2786 3900 19.2 26.0 14.6 188.5 246.8 62.2 52.0
  13 MT 1528 2311 18.7 21.0 26.3 188.2 203.0 47.1 37.2
EVO 2 MT 900 956 17.4 18.7 21.4 171.7 186.5 29.4 26.3
  3 MT 731 1109 9.9 13.9 0.0 91.0 131.3 0.1 0.1
  4 MT 1881 1538 22.4 25.1 21.1 208.1 249.5 45.2 26.1
VEP 2 MT 606 631 18.3 21.1 23.9 179.2 218.7 0.1 0.0
  4 MT 1681 1713 19.8 22.6 27.2 187.1 219.1 13.4 3.7
  1. OMT = Oxalis-Myrtillus Type and MT = Myrtillus Type according to Cajander (1926), N = number of stems for trees with height equal to or greater than 1.3 m, G = stand basal area, Grem = basal area removal in 1996, V = stem volume, Admixture = proportion of stem volume obtained for other species than spruce.