Development and validation of a simple approach to modelling tree shading in agroforestry systems


There have been a number of models developed which attempt to predict the shading patterns beneath individual tree or forest canopies. We describe a computer-based model which is able to estimate shading patterns through a discontinuous canopy of pruned trees. The model is designed to assist in the layout and management of agroforestry systems with widely… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00053142


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