Variable

ARN mean

CBS mean

Mean difference (ARNCBS)

Test used

Test statistic

Number

p value


Coupes harvested from 2010 to 2018

Perimeter (m)

4506

3691

815

Paired t

2.36

49

0.0226

Harvested area (ha)

25.8

38.8

− 13.1

Paired t

− 4.53

49

< .0001

Perimetertoarea ratio (m ha^{−1})

186

108

77.9

Paired t

9.9

49

< .0001

Forest influence (%)

63

32

31

Paired t

12.59

49

0.0035

Retention (%)

28

0

28

Wilcoxon

528

49

< .0001

Burnt seedbed (%)

63

79

− 17

Paired t

− 4.39

36

< .0001

Stocking age 1 year (%)

68

77

− 9

Paired t

− 2.71

35

0.0103

Density age 1 year (sph)

2063

2682

− 696

Paired t

− 2.58

34

0.0036

 Means for each silvicultural system are shown as well as the mean difference between the paired coupes (ARN–CBS). Tests used, test statistics, and p values are shown, with significant differences indicated in italics