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Converting partially-stocked aspen stands to fully-stocked stands in the Lake States: an economic analysis.Author(s): Jeffrey T. Olson; Allen L. Lundgren
Source: General Technical Report NC-47. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionThe 1968 Wisconsin Forest Survey showed large areas of aspen type that are not considered fully stocked. The economic feasibility of converting partially-stocked stands to full stocking is examined, and a rule presented for determining when a partially-stocked stand should be harvested to maximize its present value.
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CitationOlson, Jeffrey T.; Lundgren, Allen L. 1978. Converting partially-stocked aspen stands to fully-stocked stands in the Lake States: an economic analysis. General Technical Report NC-47. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsaspen, Populus tremuloides, investment analysis, timber growth, yield
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