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The status of forest management research in the United States.Author(s): Donald G. Hodges; Pamela J. Jakes; Frederick W. Cubbage
Source: General Technical Report NC-126. 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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DescriptionIn 1985, the USDA Forest Service invested nearly $30 million in forest management research, forest industry invested $19 million, and universities invested at least $17 million. Investments in this research have been declining since then. Forest Service data indicate that the public sector is the largest beneficiary of forest management research.
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CitationHodges, Donald G.; Jakes, Pamela J.; Cubbage, Frederick W. 1988. The status of forest management research in the United States. General Technical Report NC-126. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsresearch investments, research benefits, forest management research
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