Opportunities to Increase National Forest Softwood Harvest
Abstract:A review of national forest inventory, growth, access, markets, budgets, and policies indicates limited opportunities to increase timber harvest. While an increase in harvest may enhance economic and social values, it would produce certain detrimental effects on the environment.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Analyst, Policy Analysis, USDA Forest Service, Washington, D.C.
Publication date: 1982-03-01
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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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