What if We Calculate the Allowable Cut in Cubic Feet?
Abstract:The U.S. Forest Service recently announced its intention to calculate allowable cuts in cubic feet. A recent study shows that allowable cuts on federal lands in the Douglas-fir region are higher when calculated on a cubic-foot basis instead of the traditional board-foot basis.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Principal Economist, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Missoula, Mont., USDA Forest Service
Publication date: 1974-02-01
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