|Title||Estimating aboveground net primary production in grassland and herbaceous dominated ecosystems|
|Publication Type||Book Chapter|
|Year of Publication||2007|
|Authors||Knapp, AK, Briggs, JM, Childers, DL, Sala, OE|
|Book Title||Principles and Standards for Measuring Net Primary Production|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press, NY|
This paper reviews past and currently accepted methods of estimating aboveground net primary production (NPP) in grass and herb-dominated ecosystems, provides some guiding principles and recommendations to facilitate accurate determination of aboveground NPP, and discusses biases and errors and sampling adequacy.