Cannonteign Level II plot - Description

Date of installation 23/08/2002
Planting year 1972
Main tree species Beech
Other tree species present in plot
Forest type Plantation
Sylvicultural system
Tree density
Biomass/volume 232 m3/ha (2005)
Basal area 37.3 m2/ha (2005)
Local Yield Class 7
Plot dimensions 0.3 ha
Altitude 200 m
Mean slope 18 %
Geology Granite
Topography Fairly level, sloping ground
Aspect North
Rainfall 1000 mm
Provisional soil type (FAO 1988)