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Evaluating forest management policies by parametric linear programingAuthor(s): Daniel I. Navon; Richard J. McConnen
Source: Res.Pap. PSW-042. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 13p
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
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DescriptionAn analytical and simulation technique, parametric linear programing explores alternative conditions and devises an optimal management plan for each condition. Its application in solving policy-decision problems in the management of forest lands is illustrated in an example.
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CitationNavon, Daniel I.; McConnen, Richard J. 1967. Evaluating forest management policies by parametric linear programing. Res.Pap. PSW-042. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 13p
Keywordsdecision-making, forest management, linear programming, management planning, program evaluations, simulation, timber management
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