Skip to main content

Harvesting Young Aspen on the Cloquet Forest

Buy Article:

$29.50 plus tax (Refund Policy)


What to do with the 21,000,000 acres of aspen, nearly half of which is of poor quality, constitutes one of the major forest problems in the northern Lake States. This article cites a sale of aspen for wallboard which indicates that the solution lies in clearcutting under short rotations wherever there is a local market for low-grade material.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Associate professor, Division of Forestry, University of Minnesota, in charge, Forest Experiment Station, Cloquet, Minn.

Publication date: July 1, 1945

More about this publication?
  • 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.
  • Membership Information
  • ingentaconnect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more