Forest Services Data on Timber Sold And Harvested--Some Caveats for Users
USDA Forest Service reports of timber sold and harvested provide data for measuring performance on the national forests, as well as comparative information for private applications. Analysis or comparisons of such data must, however, be made with care, because there are differences in periods of reporting, potential uses, units of measurement, species, timber size, and contract terms.
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Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Retired in December 1977 as Chief Appraisal Officer, Timber Management Staff, USDA Forest Service, Washington, D.C.
Publication date: 01 June 1982