Wangford Level II plot - Description

Date of installation 08/08/2002
Planting year 1955
Main tree species Beech
Other tree species present in plot
Forest type Plantation
Sylvicultural system
Tree density
Biomass/volume 400 m3/ha (2005)
Basal area 50 m2/ha (2005)
Local Yield Class 8
Plot dimensions 0.3 ha
Altitude 50 m
Mean slope 2 %
Geology Cretaceous
Topography Within the plot the ground is level
Aspect South West
Rainfall 630 mm
Provisional soil type (FAO 1988)