chapter  3
Assessment methods for woody biomass supply
ByFRANK ROSILLO-CALLE , PETER DE GROOT, SARAH L . HEMSTOCK
Pages 37

Chapter 2 described the general methodologies for biomass assessment. This chapter looks at the most important methods for accurately measuring the supply of woody biomass for energy, and in particular techniques for:

• forest mensuration, • determining the weight and volume of trees, • measuring the growing stock and yield of trees, • measuring the height and bark of trees.