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Louisiana forests: Status and outlookAuthor(s): Paul A. Murphy
Source: Resour. Bull. SO-53. New Orleans, Louisiana: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 31 p.
Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionBetween 1964 and 1974, forest area in Louisiana declined 9 percent to 14.5 million acres. Softwood volume increased 31 percent to 9 billion cubic feet, and hardwood declined 7 percent to 7.7 billion. All softwood size classes had increases in volume, and all hardwood size classes had decreases.
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CitationMurphy, Paul A. 1975. Louisiana forests: Status and outlook. Resour. Bull. SO-53. New Orleans, Louisiana: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 31 p.
Keywordstimber volume, forest acreage, timber cut, timber growth, forest industries
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