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Title: Logging a roadside stand to protect scenic values

Author: McDonald, Philip M.; Whiteley, Raymond V.;

Date: 1972

Source: Journal of Forestry. 70(2): 80-83

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: A case study on the Challenge Experimental Forest, California, demonstrated that logging along roadsides need not despoil roadside stands. Nearly every tree was "viewed" before marking. Because of the "special-care" procedures followed, combined logging and slash-disposal cost was about twice that of a single-tree selection cut.

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McDonald, P.M.; Whiteley, R. V. 1972. Logging a roadside stand to protect scenic values. Journal of Forestry. 70(2): 80-83.


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