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The timber industries of KentuckyAuthor(s): James T. Bones; Chauncey J. Lohr
Source: Resour. Bull. NE-50. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 26p.
Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe 1974 timber-industry survey in Kentucky showed that, since 1969: Total timber output has increased 1 percent to 98.1 million cubic feet. Sawlog production has declined less than ½ percent to 489 million board feet. Pulpwood production has increased 69 percent to 133 thousand cords. Veneer-log production has declined 10 percent to 6.3 million board feet. Cooperage-log production has declined 43 percent to 12.2 million board feet. The number of sawmills has declined from 538 to 388.
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CitationBones, James T.; Lohr, Chauncey J. 1977. The timber industries of Kentucky. Resour. Bull. NE-50. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 26p.
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