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Table 5 Mean biomass (t per hectare ±1 SD) of deadwood per management types and treatments

From: Effects of forest management on biomass stocks in Romanian beech forests

Management type Protected Protection Production
Total production Age class Shelterwood
N plots 36 391 2382 1481 866
stump 0 0.13 ± 0.36 0.20 ± 0.46 0.20 ± 0.46 0.21 ± 0.46
branch piles 0 0.01 ± 0.17 0.16 ± 1.66 0.14 ± 1.59 0.18 ± 1.76
lying 5.64 ± 11.56 5.67 ± 15.53 4.04 ± 12.01 3.34 ± 11.17 5.13 ± 13.11
Total downed 5.64 ± 11.56 5.82 ± 15.57 4.40 ± 12.21 3.64 ± 11.26 5.64 ± 13.56
Standing deadwood 16.72 ± 33.00 6.91 ± 16.99 4.62 ± 13.92 3.89 ± 12.11 5.86 ± 16.51
Total 22.36 ± 38.21 12.72 ± 26.27 9.01 ± 19.61 7.53 ± 17.21 11.50 ± 22.91