914310 Assessing diversity in forest stands


Type
Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Ledermann, Thomas
Organisation
Institute of Forest Growth (WAFO)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2017/18
Languages of instruction
Englisch

Content

Definition of species diversity and structural diversity indices. Methods to assess them in the field - sampling. Assess their accuray and precision.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The scholars should learn and discuss different measures (indices) for diversity, learn to assess them in the field (forest), interprete and judge their value.
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