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What does ECS stand for?

ECS stands for Ecological Classification System

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Field Methods Eight old-growth stands (defined as stands >150 year old; see Goebel and Hix 1996; Olivero and Hix 1998 for information on how these stands were identified) were selected within two contrasting ecosystems using a multifactor ecological classification system (ECS) based on climate, physiography, soils, and vegetation developed recently for the Athens Unit of the Wayne National Forest in southeastern Ohio (Table 1).
To help determine the value of the landscape, AMERICAN FORESTS established an urban ecological classification system that combines standard land-use-planning categories and vegetative cover to determine an ecological structure, or eco-structure, for specific areas.