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Any Forester Can Use Aerial Photographs

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This article is for foresters who have had little or no experience in using aerial photographs in the field. The author takes the reader on an imaginary field trip and shows him how easy it is to use aerial photographs for finding his way around in the woods and for locating randomly selected sample plots in unfamiliar territory. Along the way, he talks about some of the fundamentals of aerial photography.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Research forester, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, U. S. Forest Service, Upper Darby, Pa.

Publication date: January 1, 1952

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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.

    2015 Impact Factor: 1.476
    Ranking: 22 of 66 in forestry

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