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  • Primary production: guiding principles and standards for measurement.

    Author(s) : Fahey, T. J.Knapp, A. K.

    Author Affiliation : Department of Natural Resources, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA.

    Editors : Fahey, T. J.Knapp, A. K.

    Book chapter : Principles and standards for measuring primary production 2007 pp.3-11 ref.23

    Abstract : This chapter serves as an introduction to the book, outlining the general considerations in the measurementmeasurementSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    of net primary productionnet primary productionSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    (NPP) in particular biomes or groups of biomes (e.g. savannassavannasSubject Category: Vegetation Types
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    , grasslandsgrasslandsSubject Category: Habitats
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    grasslandsSubject Category: Vegetation Types
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    and forestsforestsSubject Category: Vegetation Types
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    forestsSubject Category: Habitats
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    ), the temporal and spatial variationspatial variationSubject Category: Properties
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    and principles of site selectionsite selectionSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , field sampling and laboratory procedures for NPP measurement, and statistical analysisstatistical analysisSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    and quality assurance/quality control.

    ISBN : 9780195168662

    Record Number : 20073139615

    Publisher : Oxford University Press

    Location of publication : Oxford

    Country of publication : UK

    Language of text : English

    Indexing terms for this abstract:

    Descriptor(s) : biological productionbiological productionSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , forestsforestsSubject Category: Habitats
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    , grasslandsgrasslandsSubject Category: Vegetation Types
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    , measurementmeasurementSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , net primary productionnet primary productionSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , quality controlsquality controlsSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , savannassavannasSubject Category: Vegetation Types
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    , site selectionsite selectionSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , spatial variationspatial variationSubject Category: Properties
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    , statistical analysisstatistical analysisSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , temporal variationtemporal variationSubject Category: Properties
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    Identifier(s) : metrology, quality assurance, statistical methods