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Forest Inventory Module – Basal Area

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Data Source:MN Dept. of Natural Resources
Update Fequency:Continually
Date Acquired:3/21/23
Data Available:Yes
Metadata Available:Yes

This data layer represents the basal area of trees in a stand in square feet per acre. It was developed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and is a component of the Forest Inventory Module (FIM) data set. Knowing the basal area of trees within a stand can provide foresters a better understanding of the stand and how it should be managed.

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