This article gives a brief account of the history, status, and objectives of tree farming, which the author regards as the means of convincing the forest industries that sustained-yield forestry based on sound economics should be the ultimate objective in the management of their forest lands.
Document Type: Journal Article
Forest Engineer with the West Coast Lumbermen's Association
Publication date: November 1, 1944
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