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Tree hazard control on recreation sites...estimating local budgetsAuthor(s): Lee A. Paine
Source: Res. Note PSW-RN-160. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 5 p
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
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DescriptionTree hazard control efforts on recreation sites are subject to budget and administrative restrictions. To make the most effective use of available control funds, priorities should be assigned to various classes of tree defects and a budget set up. With the method provided, local priorities are based on cost effectiveness. Some guide lines and a worksheet for planning a local budget are suggested.
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CitationPaine, Lee A. 1967. Tree hazard control on recreation sites...estimating local budgets. Res. Note PSW-RN-160. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 5 p
Keywordsaccident costs, hazard control costs, forest safety, recreation budget, accident prevention, hazard control priorities, tree defect
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