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    Author(s): Charles L. Bolsinger
    Date: 1980
    Source: Res. Bull. PNW-RB-089. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 150 p
    Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)
    Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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    The most recent information on forest area in California, volume of timber, ownership of forest resources, and rate of use and replenishment is summarized. An analysis of physical opportunities to increase timber production is presented, along with a discussion of problems relating to timber production. Also included are detailed statistical tables; a brief historical sketch of California forestry; a profile of the State's forest industry; a discussion of past, present, and future timber harvest; and a brief summary of nontimber forest resources.

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    Bolsinger, Charles L. 1980. California forests: trends, problems, and opportunities. Res. Bull. PNW-RB-89. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 150 p


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