Scenic Management Impact on Other Forest Activities
Abstract:Increased "scenic production" has an impact on other forest management goals. This effect was studied by applying Litton's (3) scenic classification to a 16-mile strip of highway on the Sierra National Forest, California. Management and use restrictions were prescribed for each category. The precise costs of making changes as a result of this management scheme cannot yet be determined, but some useful estimates are possible.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Assistant Professor, Dep. of Forest Manage., Sch. of Forestry, Ore. State Univ., Corvallis
Publication date: 1970-07-01
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