Increased timber output from the National Forest System is unlikely as long as goals under the Resources Planning Act are formulated by individual forests. Unless national objectives are established first, an individual forest is likely to plan only such timber production as it can easily achieve while fulfilling nontimber objectives.
Document Type: Journal Article
Consulting Firm of Mason, Bruce, and Girard, Inc., Portland, Oregon
Publication date: March 1, 1982
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