Management of Southern Pine for Naval Stores
Abstract:In the second-growth longleaf and slash pine forests of the Sonth, naval stores production is superior to saw-timber production. The production of the former requires a specialized form of management, the features of which the author describes. The multiple utilization afforded by naval stores, saw-timber, and possibly also pulpwood from the same stands, combined with cheap operation and climate that favors rapid growth, make the southern pineries seem a particularly attractive opportunity for industrial forestry.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Forest Manager, Superior Pine Products Co., Fargo, Ga.
Publication date: March 1, 1931
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