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Industrial operations and current land use.Author(s): John I. Blake; John J. Mayer; John C. Kilgo
Source: In: Kilgo, J.C.; Blake, J.I. eds. Ecology and management of a forested landscape. Washington, DC: Island Press. 12-18. Chapter 1.
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DescriptionThe management of natural resources at the Savannah River Site (SRS) has been variously executed over the years to meet conservation and restoration objectives, to provide research and educational opportunities, and to generate revenue from the sale of forest products. However, these management activities have been implemented under the constraints imposed by the Site's nuclear mission and the objectives for which the SRS was established. This management challenge has been further complicated by the vast area encompassed by the Site, as well as the complex spatial mosaic of operational facilities and natural features. This section provides a general description of both the operational infrastructure and the land-use framework within which natural resource management activities occur.
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CitationBlake, John I.; Mayer, John J.; Kilgo, John C. 2005. Industrial operations and current land use. In: Kilgo, J.C.; Blake, J.I. eds. Ecology and management of a forested landscape. Washington, DC: Island Press. 12-18. Chapter 1.
- Land-use history
- Ecological restoration
- Utilizing online technology to increase the data reach of the forest inventory and analysis program; examples from the Southern United States
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