Skip to Main Content
Evaluating projects for improving fish and wildlife habitat on National Forests.Author(s): Fred H. Everest; Daniel R. Talhelm
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-146. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 12 p
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
View PDF (293 KB)
DescriptionRecent legislation (PL. 93-452; P.L. 94-588) has emphasized improvement of fish and wildlife habitat on lands of the National Forest System. A sequential procedure has been developed for screening potential projects to identify those producing the greatest fishery benefits. The procedure—which includes program planning, project planning, and intensive benefit/cost analysis—has nationwide application for both fish and wildlife projects. Fisheries and wildlife values are difficult to assess and available estimates are far from ideal, but better estimates are gradually becoming available.
- 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.
CitationEverest, Fred H.; Talhelm, Daniel R. 1982. Evaluating projects for improving fish and wildlife habitat on National Forests. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-146. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 12 p
KeywordsHabitat improvement, wildlife habitat, cost/benefit evaluation, program planning, salmonids
- Influence of forest and rangeland management on anadromous fish habitat in Western North America: economic considerations.
- Watershed Restoration in the Northern Sierra Nevada: A Biotechnical Approach
- An aquatic multiscale assessment and planning framework approach—forest plan revision case study
XML: View XML