Table. 1.

Summary of experimental site characteristics for Korean white pine plantation and oak-dominated natural deciduous forest

Stand type Major species Experimental site Treatment area (m2) No. of plots Plot area (m2) Year of plot establishment Age at treatment
start*
Year of last measurement No. of measurements Site index† (m)
Korean white pine planation Pinus koraiensis Site 1 3,200 8 400 1996 19 2014 4 14
Site 2 3,600 4 900 1999 21 2016 3 16
Oak-dominated natural deciduous forest Quercus mongolica and Q. variabilis Site 1 1,600 4 400 1996 23 (15–28) 2017 4 -
Site 2 1,600 4 400 1996 42 (35–49) 2017 4 -

*Age of natural deciduous forest is mean with min–max in parenthesis. †Site index of Korean white pine planation was calculated using base age and dominant height according to the site index table provided by the Korea Forest Research Institute (2012c).

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