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Roadless area-intensive management tradeoffs on western National forests

United States. Forest Service.

Roadless area-intensive management tradeoffs on western National forests

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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest products -- West (U.S.),
  • Forest roads -- West (U.S.)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 55

    StatementRoger D. Fight ... [et al.]
    ContributionsFight, Roger D
    The Physical Object
    Pagination57 p. :
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14840676M

    This analysis focuses on the status of non-timber forest products in management plans of the national forests in eastern United States. Of the thirty-one national forest plans examined for coverage of non-timber forest products, only seven plans addressed the management Cited by: 5. Forestry is the science and craft of creating, managing, using, conserving, and repairing forests, woodlands, and associated resources for human and environmental benefits. Forestry is practiced in plantations and natural stands. The science of forestry has elements that belong to the biological, physical, social, political and managerial sciences. I moved from New England to Washington, D.C. for the semester, and one might wonder how I ended up here at American Forests. To sum up the answer to that question in simplest form, I must refer to a quotation from the main character of a beloved Dr. Seuss children’s book, The Lorax, who famously said, “I speak for the trees.” To me, this. Prioritization of Forest Restoration Projects: Tradeoffs between Wildfire Protection, Ecological Restoration and Economic Objectives leaving large areas of national forests in the western United States (US) susceptible to both high-severity emphasis leads to inherent management tradeoffs due to a scarcity of lands that meet all restoration.

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