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Pulpwood production in the Northeast - 1974Author(s): James T. Bones; David R. Dickson
Source: Resour. Bull. NE-42. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 21p.
Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThis annual report is based on a canvass of all pulpmills in the Northeast that use wood-either roundwood or plant residues-as a basic raw material for a variety of products. Cross-boundary shipments were traced by exchanging information with neighboring experiment stations that conduct similar canvasses. Mills that use pulpwood as a raw material in producing insulation board and hardboard were also included in the canvass. The statistics for production from roundwood reported in this bulletin are based upon mill receipts, which are subject to fluctuations caused by uneven wood-inventory buildups or liquidations from year to year. The plant residues are received at the pulpmill mostly in chip form. Origins of mill receipts of pulpwood from roundwood are reported by county where harvested. However, pulpwood from plant residues can be traced only to the state where they were produced. Some of the logs from which the residue came were probably harvested in states other than the one in which they were processed
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CitationBones, James T.; Dickson, David R. 1976. Pulpwood production in the Northeast - 1974. Resour. Bull. NE-42. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 21p.
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