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Timber Volume in Illinois, 1985

Informally Refereed
Authors: Thomas L. Castonguay
Year: 1986
Type: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northern Research Station
DOI: https://doi.org/10.2737/NC-RN-339
Source: Research Note NC-339. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

Abstract

Illinois'' 4,029,900 acres of timberland supported 4.8 billion cubic feet of growing stock in 1985. An increase of 40 percent since 1962. White oak is the most abundant tree species. Pope County in southern Illinois contains the most timber volume.

Keywords

Growing stock, sawtimber, species, softwoods, hardwoods

Citation

Castonguay, Thomas L. 1986. Timber Volume in Illinois, 1985. Research Note NC-339. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Citations
https://www.fs.usda.gov/research/treesearch/11226