Soil Surveys as Applied to Recreation Site Planning
Abstract:This report explains the use of soil surveys in recreation site planning, and lists interpretations that can be made from these surveys. A series of three diagrams are used to show a campground layout before and after soil survey data were available. Answers needed from research to assist the manager to plan, design, develop, and maintain recreation areas are suggested.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Soil Scientist, Forest Service, U. S. Dept. Agric., Milwaukee, Wis.
Publication date: May 1, 1966
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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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