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Dead western white pine: characteristics, product recovery, and problems associated with utilization.Author(s): Thomas A. Snellgrove; James M. Cahill
Source: Res. Pap. PNW-RP-270. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 72 p. (35 p. and 37 p.)
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionWhen a western white pine (Pinus monticola Dougl. ex D. Don) tree dies, it undergoes a series of physical changes. The effects of these changes on product recovery are evaluated. Tabular information and prediction equations provide the tools necessary for using this resource.
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CitationSnellgrove, Thomas A.; Cahill, James M. 1980. Dead western white pine: characteristics, product recovery, and problems associated with utilization. Res. Pap. PNW-RP-270. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 72 p. (35 p. and 37 p.)
Keywordsdead timber, lumber recovery, lumber yield, wood utilization, deterioration (wood), western white pine (dead), Pinus monticola
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