Opportunities and Constraints for Wildlife Habitat Management on Private Forests of the Northeast
Abstract:The Northeastern Forest Inventory and Analysis unit has completed one full cycle of forestland ownership surveys. The results of 14 state surveys show the majority of forestland of the region to be controlled by a large, diverse population of nonindustrial private landowners. These people are from varied background and exhibit a wide range of interests and attitudes toward wildlife, wildlife habitat, and forest management. The demographic and additional characteristics of forest landowners, together with the structural characteristics of their forestland, creates opportunities for, and constraints upon, forest management favorable for wildlife habitat improvement. North. J. Appl. For. 3:109-113, Sept. 1986.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, USDA Forest Service, 370 Reed Road, Broomall, PA 19008
Publication date: September 1, 1986
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