College of Forestry

Forest Measurements and Biometrics Lab


FOR 524 - Biometrics

Advanced topics in forest biometrics, including measurement of forest structure and dynamics, application of sampling theory and methods, and statistical techniques for interpreting forestry data. (Syllabus)

For scheduling and other details, please see the OSU Course Catalog


For 321 - Forest Mensuration

Files for lectures, labs, readings, and tests will be posted here and updated regularly. If you have any trouble accessing or finding a relevant file, please email Elijah Allensworth at

Week 1: 9/29-10/3


Lecture 1: Introduction & Logistics

Lecture 2: Regeneration Survey

Lecture 3: Statistics Review

Lab Materials

Lab 1 Assignment

Lab 1 Field Map

Lab 1 Worksheet

Lund's Uniform Plot Distribution Paper