Costs of Top Lopping Old-Growth Hardwoods: What Price Beauty?
Abstract:The objective of the study was to identify the incremental logging costs of top lopping old-growth hardwoods. The special handling of these hardwoods is fast becoming an enforced requirement for those who log state and federal timber sales. The additional cost can run as high as $1.33 per tree.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Associate professor of forest management, Division of Forestry, West Virginia University, Morgantown
Publication date: August 1, 1978
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