Table 5: Parameter estimates and performance of general and site specific models for total tree aboveground biomass.

General/sitesModelParameter estimatesErrorRMSEAIC

General60.68811.938340.237 × dbh2.0281280.40.49893.98
73.20640.61660.176 × dbh2.1051326.160.48892.70
80.35711.74400.47130.274 × dbh1.9821214.680.52893.44
90.14590.86010.323 × dbh1.9401169.650.54892.56
100.08730.94580.559 × dbh1.673567.90.87840.94

Dindili forest60.54142.05910.429 × dbh1.801539.980.83421.38
74.50760.69150.347 × dbh1.860506.590.84421.40
80.21371.80040.67240.573 × dbh1.686470.500.87416.48
90.15680.86130.585 × dbh1.683478.610.87415.06
100.10140.95100.638 × dbh1.675467.520.89418.34

Rondo forest60.32382.06730.040 × dbh2.4301360.970.50450.04
70.28161.16540.006 × dbh2.9161514.670.51442.78
80.05421.33261.42780.165 × dbh2.010967.080.66439.90
90.08630.85440.040 × dbh2.3971172.150.58440.64
100.07511 0.94770.214 × dbh1.780462.470.92396.58