You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Second-growth western white pine stands
Author: Watt, Richard F.;
Source: Tech. Bull. No. 1226. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture. 60 p.
Publication Series: Technical Bulletin
Description: The western white pine type is the most valuable timber cover type of the Inland Empire. The large volumes per acre, greater than those found in any associated type, and the high value of the type species, western white pine (Pinus monticola Dougl.), combine to give stumpage returns that greatly exceed those of other regional types, lagging in the mountainous country of Idaho north of the Salmon River, where 90 percent of the white pine sawtimber of the Northern Rocky Mountain Region is found, has often hinged upon the high value of the white pine. Similarly, the presence of white pine timber often has meant the difference between success and failure of lumber-milling enterprises.
Keywords: western white pine, Pinus monticola, second-growth stands
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
- You may send email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a hard copy of this publication. (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
XML: View XML
Watt, Richard F. 1960. Second-growth western white pine stands. Tech. Bull. No. 1226. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture. 60 p.
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility