Ecological Archives A023-039-A1

Steven Brantley, Chelcy R. Ford, James M. Vose. 2013. Future species composition will affect forest water use after loss of eastern hemlock from southern Appalachian forests. Ecological Applications 23:777–790.

Appendix A. A figure displaying species-specific leaf area data used in the calculation of leaf-level transpiration.


Fig. A1. Seasonal change in the proportion of peak leaf area during 2006 for three species in the southern Appalachian Mountains. Data are based on weekly measurements of leaf area for two replicate leaves from six individual trees/shrubs.

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