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Land-Use Planning: Opportunity for Resource Professionals

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Theories and processes of planning have undergone susbstantial changes in recent decades, and innovations are occuring in the means by which state and local governments put plans into effect. Managers of public and industrial forests must keep abreast of developments and contribute their knowledge and skills when land-use plans are being made. They should also reappraise the planning on the lands they are directly responsible for Forestry schools do not seen to give students a basic understanding of land-use planning.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Staff Director, Forest Resource Planning, Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry, USDA Forest Service, Broomall, Pennsylvania

Publication date: 1982-09-01

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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.

    2015 Impact Factor: 1.476
    Ranking: 22 of 66 in forestry

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