Skip to Main Content
Economics of replacing young-growth ponderosa pine stands . . . a case studyAuthor(s): Dennis E. Teeguarden
Source: Res. Paper PSW-RP-47. Berkeley, CA: Pacific Southwest Forest & Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 16 p
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
PDF: View PDF (545 KB)
DescriptionCompares the expected capital value growth of five ponderosa pine stands (70 to 80 years old) on the Challenge Experimental Forest, Yuba County, Calif., with the cost of delaying harvest (defined as sum of stock-holding and land-holding costs). Suggests that replacement of all five stands would be financially desirable under constant stumpage prices. Recommends replacing three stands and holding two—at least until the end of the planning period—assuming that prices will increase 25 per cent.
- You may send email to email@example.com to request a hard copy of this publication.
- (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
CitationTeeguarden, Dennis E. 1968. Economics of replacing young-growth ponderosa pine stands . . . a case study. Res. Paper PSW-RP-47. Berkeley, CA: Pacific Southwest Forest & Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 16 p
Keywordsrotation age, forest appraisal, forest business economics forest regeneration
- Fire ecology of ponderosa pine and the rebuilding of fire-resilient ponderosa pine ecosystems
- Ponderosa pine ecosystems
- Management of ponderosa pine nutrition through fertilization
XML: View XML