Public Ownership of California Forests

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The state forester herein discusses forest ownership in California and state policy with respect thereto. He stresses particularly the economic handicaps involved in ownership of small properties and the public aids such owners require if their lands are to be profitably and well managed. Even so he holds little hope for good management at the hands of small timber owners. He recognizes that lands not profitable in private ownership will of necessity ultimately drift into public ownership.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: State Forester, Division of Forestry, Department of Natural Resources, Sacramento, California, Senior member, S.A.F.

Publication date: August 1, 1946

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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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