1960's Pulpwood harvest in the south reached an all-time high of 23.551.000 cords-57 percent of the Nation's total. At year's end. the South had 81 pulpmills with a total daily capacity of more than 50.000 tons. Seven mills outside the South also were using wood grown within the region.
Christopher, Joe F.; Nelson, E. Martha. 1961. Southern pulpwood production, 1960. Forest Survey Release No. 85. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 29 p.