Recent regulations resulting from the National Forest Management Act of 1976 require that each national forest develop a multiple-use land-management plan by the end of 1983. Included in these regulations is a planning process that must be utilized. Linear programming is one analytical aid that can be used in plan development within the context of this process.
Document Type: Journal Article
Assistant Professor of Forest Biometry at Colorado State University, Fort Collins
Publication date: August 1, 1980
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