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Forest landscape description and inventories - a basis for landplanning and designAuthor(s): R. Burton Litton
Source: Res. Paper PSW-RP-049. Albany, CA: Pacific Southwest Research Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 88 p
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
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DescriptionDescribes six analytical factors and seven compositional types useful in recognition and description of scenic resources. Illustrates their application in two inventories made to aid managers and landscape architects in planning and design.
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CitationLitton, R. Burton, Jr. 1968. Forest landscape description and inventories - a basis for landplanning and design. Res. Paper PSW-RP-049. Albany, CA: Pacific Southwest Research Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 88 p
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