Beech stand from 1949 mixed with various broadleaves.

This stand is located in the Belgian Lorraine close to Ruette (49.53N, 5.57E) and is part of the European long-term forest monitoring network (level II plot of ICP-forests). It consists of an uneven-aged mixed stand dominated by European beech (Fagus sylvativa L.) with oak (Quercus sp.), hornbeam (Carpinus betulus L.), maple (Acer pseudoplatanus L.), ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.) and wild cherry (Prunus avium L.) as accompanying species.

Main stand characteristics in 2018:

  • Density: 248 trees/ha
  • Basal area: 27.1 m²/ha
  • Mean girth: 117 cm
  • Dominant height: 32.3 m

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