Diffusion of a Campsite Inventory System

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Telephone interviews indicated that most forest managers who used the Code-A-Site campsite inventory system first learned of it through memos from a superior Forest Service office or at a training session. These information channels, and discussions with colleagues, were most frequently used to gather additional information. Adopters of Code-A-Site participated in a greater number of professional meetings, training sessions, and conferences outside their region than did nonadopters. Among adopters, those who were older and had more experience tended to decide upon using Code-A-Site earlier. Distance from the Pacific Northwest. where the innovation originated, tended to slow its rate of diffusion and adoption.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Regional Social Scientist, Alaska Region, USDA Forest Service, Juneau

Publication date: May 1, 1983

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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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