Cost of Forest Closure in Two Oregon Counties
Abstract:Actual costs of forest closure to woods operations in times of high fire danger are examined. Loggers sustained larger losses than mill operators or truckers, but total losses in all phases were significant enough to warrant reexamination of closure policy.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Associate Professor, School of Forestry, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Ore.
Publication date: 1973-10-01
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