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Drafting Timber Sale Contracts From a Forester's Standpoint

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Proper handling of the sale of standing timber requires a combination of technical forestry, logging engineering, economics, law, and horse sense. Too often beautifully-written legal documents fail to achieve the forester's purposes, or contracts which are meant to result in excellent forestry are found to be unenforceable. Recognizing the importance of the attorney's role, the author discusses this vital topic from the viewpoint of a forester administering sales and attempting to use the tools of the law for proper control and direction of cutting.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Assistant professor of forest management, Oregon State College, Corvallis

Publication date: February 1, 1953

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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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