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Application of the Koch Profile Method in the Construction of Visibility Maps

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The principle of profile mapping was discovered long before it was used to locate visible areas from existing or potential forest observation stations. During the past decade several independent investigators have experimented with various techniques in an attempt to develop working methods that would combine rapidity with simplicity of application. Considerable work has been done in western National Forests, particularly by the California Forest and Range Experiment Station. 1 The author suggests a technique for applying the Koch profile method in the construction of visibility maps.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Department of Forestry, Pa. State college

Publication date: September 1, 1936

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  • The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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