Skip to Main Content
Incidence and impact of damage to East Oklahoma's timber, 1986Author(s): Stephen Clarke; Clair Redmond; Dennis May; Dale Starkey
Source: Resour. Bull. SO-186. New Orleans, Louisiana: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 15 p.
Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
View PDF (281 KB)
DescriptionAn average of 57.4 million cubic feet of timber was lost annually to mortality and cull from 1976 to 1986 in east Oklahoma's 4.75 million acres of commercial forest land, resulting in a monetary loss of $7.2 million per year. Hardwoods generally had more damage than softwoods, with upland hardwoods accounting for 63 percent of cull volume loss. Of the ownership classes, nonindustrial private forests sustained the most damage. Disease caused the greatest damage to the forests, but weather, stem and shoot borers, and inhibiting vegetation also contributed significantly to volume losses.
- 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.)
- 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.
CitationClarke, Stephen; Redmond, Clair; May, Dennis; Starkey, Dale. 1994. Incidence and impact of damage to East Oklahoma''s timber, 1986. Resour. Bull. SO-186. New Orleans, Louisiana: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 15 p.
Keywordseconomic timber losses, forest diseases, forest insects, forest inventory analysis
- Incidence and impact of damage and mortality trends to South Carolina's timber, 1986
- Annual losses from disease in Pacific Northwest forests.
- Hurricane Hugo Effects on South Carolina's Forest Resource
XML: View XML