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Results of small woodlot cuttings on Penobscot Experimental Forest, 1953 and 1954Author(s): Arthur C. Hart
Source: Forest Research Note NE-61. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2p.
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionIn 1951 foresters at the Penobscot Experimental Forest near Bangor, Maine, began a demonstration of the financial returns that can be realized through careful management of small forest properties. Light improvement cuts made in 1951 and 1952 on a moderately stocked 47-acre tract (Compartment 2) yielded gross incomes of $623.74 and $191.81 respectively. Another well-stocked 55-acre tract (Compartment 7) yielded $558.82 for a single harvest in 1952. This report describes the benefits from subsequent harvests of the same woodlands.
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CitationHart, Arthur C. 1956. Results of small woodlot cuttings on Penobscot Experimental Forest, 1953 and 1954. Forest Research Note NE-61. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2p.
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