Specifications include, but are not limited to: Stand Stratification / Accuracy of Cruise:
Stratify stands according to pine/hardwood, age class, and size class; sampling rate will be at a level to achieve an overall statistical accuracy of plus or minus 15% at 95% confidence level.
20 BAF or 10 BAF variable-plot prism; count and determine size on each stem at each plot
At each plot record the following information:
Species (individual species for sawtimber; individual species for pulpwood/chip-n-saw)
DBH (1 inch classes)