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A preview of Delaware's timber resourceAuthor(s): Joseph E. Barnard; Teresa M. Bowers
Source: Research Note NE-159. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe recently completed forest survey of Delaware indicated little change in the total forest area since the 1957 estimate. Softwood volume and the acreage of softwood types decreased considerably. Hardwoods now comprise two-thirds of the volume and three-fourths of the forest area. Total average annual growth exceeded removals, but softwood removals exceeded average annual growth by 50 percent.
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CitationBarnard, Joseph E.; Bowers, Teresa M. 1973. A preview of Delaware''s timber resource. Research Note NE-159. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3p.
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