Talarczyk, A. 2014. National Forest Inventory in Poland. Baltic Forestry 20(2): 333-341 (Review Paper)

In addition to stand-wise inventory, Poland carries out continuous national forest inventory (NFI) program based on sample plot measurements and statistical methods. The method is highly comparable with traditional inventory methods. Currently, the NFI has become the primary information source for national statistics on forests in Poland. This review describes methodology and current results of the NFI in Poland.

Key words: national forest inventory, growing stock volume estimation, forests in Poland