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Title: Wisconsin's 1968 timber resource--a perspective.

Author: Spencer, John S. Jr.; Thorne, Harry W.;

Date: 1972

Source: Resource Bulletin NC-15. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)

Description: The third inventory of Wisconsin's timber resource shows substantial gains in growing-stock and sawtimber volumes since 1956, in spite of a small decline in area of commercial forest land. Presented are text and statistics on forest area and timber volume, growth, mortality, ownership, stocking, and use in 1968. Two 30-year projections of timber growth, removals, and inventory are also presented - one assuming a high level of future timber removals and the other a low level.

Keywords: timber volume, growth, utilization, forest areas

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Spencer, John S. Jr.; Thorne, Harry W. 1972. Wisconsin''s 1968 timber resource--a perspective. Resource Bulletin NC-15. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station


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