Yıl 2016, Cilt 2 , Sayı 1, Sayfalar 1 - 10 2016-09-05

Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR

Kazuhiro ARUGA [1] , Chunhui Liu [2] , Ryo UEMURA [3] , Takeshi FURUSAWA [4]



The present study verified terrestrial LiDAR data measured at a clearcutting operation site of the Funyu Experimental Forest, Utsunomiya University, Japan. The economic balance of the operation was analyzed with time studies. Finally, the economic balances estimated using terrestrial LiDAR data and an optimal bucking algorithm were compared. The root mean squared errors (RMSEs) between top end diameters of logs that were obtained below 10 m and measured using manual and terrestrial LiDAR were within 2 cm. Log diameters were normally rounded to 2 cm; therefore, the RMSEs were within allowable ranges. However, RMSEs were increased according to an increase in top end heights because of branches. Furthermore, the understory vegetation also disrupted laser scanning. The economic balance considering sweep from terrestrial LiDAR was estimated. As a result, the profit was estimated to be USD 96,797/ha, which was close to that estimated by manually measured data, at USD 90,235/ha. Without considering sweep, profit was overestimated as USD 116,306/ha. The use of an optimal bucking algorithm improved the profit to USD 126,536/ha.    


Economic balance, Optimal bucking algorithm, Sweep, Terrestrial LiDAR, Top end diameter of log
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Konular Mühendislik
Bölüm Research Articles
Yazarlar

Yazar: Kazuhiro ARUGA
Kurum: Utsunomiya University
Ülke: Japan


Yazar: Chunhui Liu

Yazar: Ryo UEMURA

Yazar: Takeshi FURUSAWA

Tarihler

Yayımlanma Tarihi : 5 Eylül 2016

Bibtex @ { ejfe257195, journal = {European Journal of Forest Engineering}, issn = {}, eissn = {2149-5637}, address = {}, publisher = {Forest Engineering and Technologies Platform}, year = {2016}, volume = {2}, pages = {1 - 10}, doi = {}, title = {Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR}, key = {cite}, author = {Aruga, Kazuhiro and Liu, Chunhui and Uemura, Ryo and Furusawa, Takeshi} }
APA Aruga, K , Liu, C , Uemura, R , Furusawa, T . (2016). Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR . European Journal of Forest Engineering , 2 (1) , 1-10 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/ejfe/issue/24263/257195
MLA Aruga, K , Liu, C , Uemura, R , Furusawa, T . "Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR" . European Journal of Forest Engineering 2 (2016 ): 1-10 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/ejfe/issue/24263/257195>
Chicago Aruga, K , Liu, C , Uemura, R , Furusawa, T . "Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR". European Journal of Forest Engineering 2 (2016 ): 1-10
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ISNAD Aruga, Kazuhiro , Liu, Chunhui , Uemura, Ryo , Furusawa, Takeshi . "Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR". European Journal of Forest Engineering 2 / 1 (Eylül 2016): 1-10 .
AMA Aruga K , Liu C , Uemura R , Furusawa T . Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR. Eur J Forest Eng. 2016; 2(1): 1-10.
Vancouver Aruga K , Liu C , Uemura R , Furusawa T . Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR. European Journal of Forest Engineering. 2016; 2(1): 1-10.
IEEE K. Aruga , C. Liu , R. Uemura ve T. Furusawa , "Economic Balance of a Clearcutting Operation Using Terrestrial LiDAR", European Journal of Forest Engineering, c. 2, sayı. 1, ss. 1-10, Eyl. 2016