Predicting primary productivity for forest and desert ecosystem models


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© 1980 by CRC Press, Inc. The structural compartments are the biomass accumulations (gramdrymatter) for each organ. The actual biochemical composition of this drymatter(i.e., nitrogenous compounds, carbohydrates, lipids, lignins, phenolics, minerals, etc.), if known, may be used to determine construction costs. Increases in biomass represent growth or development, where as decreases reflect structural dieback.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Reynolds, JF; Strain, BR; Cunningham, GL; Knoerr, KR

Published Date

  • January 1, 2018

Volume / Issue

  • 2 /

Book Title

  • Predicting Photosynthesis for Ecosystem Models

Start / End Page

  • 169 - 208

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0849353351

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781315896854

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1201/9781351075954

Citation Source

  • Scopus