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Allowable Cut as a New Function of Growth and Diagnostic Tallies

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This article discusses: (1) the need to gear allowable cut to actual growth and ultimate levels of growing stock desired; (2) the advantage of straight line (simple interest) projection of forest stands; (3) the advantages of a new allowable-cut formula utilizing simple annual growth rates and setting forth goals and assumptions exlicitly; (4) the need for permanent point-samples or plot-samples to provide feedback information; (5) and the importance of periodic coverage of all record-units by a cheap but valuable diagnostic tally primarily silvicultural in objective, but useful in crystallizing marking prescriptions and in allocating allowable cut and available funds.
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Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Southern Forest Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Publication date: 1958-10-01

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