Protecting Privately Owned Urban Woodlands: Trends in Municipal Tree Ordinances
Abstract:Many communities are developing land-use controls which regulate urban woodlands and trees in private as well as public ownership. Analysis indicates that the ordinances are becoming increasingly sophisticated and suggests the provisions that can usefully be incorporated when new regulations are formulated.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Associate Professor of Resource Economics and Forestry, School of Forestry, Fisheries, and Wildlife, University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo.
Publication date: 1976-09-01
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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.
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