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Ten Million Acres of Timber

Austin H. Wilkins

Ten Million Acres of Timber

The Remarkable Story of Forest Protection in the Maine Forestry District (1909-1972)

by Austin H. Wilkins

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Published by Tbw Books .
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ISBN 100931474035
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The United States lost an average of , hectares (, acres) of forest each year between and A total of almost 4 million hectares (10 million acres) of timber is harvested each year, but most of that timber regenerates and remains classified as forested land, albeit at a different successional stage. Today prescribed fire is applied to roughly 5 to 8 million acres in the South each year - about half of which are burned to achieve various forest management objectives. Most of the remainder is for range and agricultural purposes. Prescribed burning is a desirable and economically sound practice on most southern pine sites.

  Farmers lost 97 chicken houses and well over 2 million chickens in Michael. Both meat and egg production was affected. The peanut crop loss estimate at between $10 million and $20 million was.   In any case, various plans are in the work to rebuild the Monkey Tree forests. Up to 10 million acres of land will be home to new trees and this project should be done in about 12 years. 5. Honduras Rosewood. You can find the Honduras rosewood in Belize, Southern Mexico, and : Ash Grant.

The Tongass National Forest / ˈ t ɒ ŋ ɡ ə s / in Southeast Alaska is the largest national forest in the United States at million acres (68, km 2).Most of its area is part of the temperate rain forest WWF ecoregion, itself part of the larger Pacific temperate rain forest WWF ecoregion, and is remote enough to be home to many species of endangered and rare flora and ing body: United States Forest Service. The timber is to be sold as lumber for new home construction. The cost of the timber rights was $,, with estimated salable timber feet of , During and , Forest harvested and sold , feet of timber. What is the book value of the timber rights at the end of , assuming the company uses the units-of-production method?


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Wilkins. Published December by Tbw Books. Written in EnglishCited by: 3. Get this from a library. Ten million acres of timber: the remarkable story of forest protection in the Maine Forestry District (). [Austin Horatio Wilkins]. The Great Depression accelerated this trend, and production fell to million board feet inthe lowest since During the fifty-year "bonanza" period, lumbermen had logged about eighteen million acres of pine timber and produced some fifty-nine billion board feet of lumber.

West Virginia’s area of forest land has been relatively stable since the late s (Fig. Timberland accounts for 97 percent of this forest land or million acres. Less than 3 percent of forest land is reserved from timber production and less than percent is other forest land identified as not being able to meet minimum productivityCited by: 2.

These investors may own as little as ten acres or thousands of acres. Typically, a property should contain at least ten acres of timber to be able to sell the forest products to a timber buyer at prices that make the enterprise profitable.

There are many characteristics to a property that make it a good timberland tract. $, / 1, bf = $ per board foot in cost. Now, transfer that into cost per thousand board feet by simply multiplying $ by 1, Your total cost is $ per thousand board feet.

$ x 1, = $ per thousand board feet. Of course, this example uses rough figures. Hopefully, your costs are much less than $ per thousand.

The Great Fire of (also commonly referred to as the Big Blowup, the Big Burn, or the Devil's Broom fire) was a wildfire in the western United States that burned three million acres (4, sq mi; 12, km 2) in North Idaho and Western Montana, with extensions into Eastern Washington and Southeast British Columbia, in the summer of The area burned included large parts Location: Idaho, Montana, and Washington.

Recognized timberland used for production covers million acres ( million hectares). Reserved forests that are preserved and not managed for timber harvest cover million acres (30 million hectares), not including some protected areas, such as the national forest roadless areas.

Other forests, such as woodlands, scrub forests, and urban forests, cover million acres. Following the merger, the company was renamed PotlatchDeltic Corporation. The merged companies owned 2 million acres of timber in total. Properties. The company owns about 1, acres (6, km 2) of land in rural Minnesota, Idaho, Wisconsin and Arkansas.

The forestry products that it sells are processed at six company-owned arters: Spokane, WA. The smallest timber REIT, CatchMark owns about million acres, although as noted in the table above, the majority of those acres are owned in.

Weyerhaeuser is the largest private owner of timberlands in North America, at million acres. It also operates some of the lowest-cost wood products manufacturing facilities in the : Matthew Dilallo.

More than half of the world's estimated 10 million species of plants, animals and insects live in the tropical rainforests. One-fifth of the world's fresh water is in the Amazon Basin.

One hectare ( acres) may contain over types of trees and species of higher plants. The 10 biggest landowners in the United States collectively own more than 13 million acres across the country — that’s more than % of America.

For one thing, by the time of the Marihuana Tax Act, hemp planting had managed to grow to an all-time high of o total acres in the United States. Compared to hundreds of millions of acres of timber and about 10 million acres of cotton, hemp's market share and consequent threat it posed to wood and cotton was completely insignificant.

Total Timber Value/Acre The performance of a timber investment is sensitive not only to the productivity of the land, but also timber prices. Timber marketing and management standards indicate that timber prices by product category do change relative to each other as supply and demand dynamics Size: 96KB.

Ownerships of this type number over 10 million and account for approximately million forest acres. The remaining nonindustrial private acres are owned by more formal organizational entities, including corporations, limited partnerships, and limited liability companies, many of which also are family-held.

The resulting 10 million-acre Patagonia National Park system is more than three times the size of the Yosemite and Yellowstone parks combined.

It expands Chile’s national parklands by nearly. DNR manages working forests on million acres of state trust lands to provide quality habitat, clean water, and other public resources, as well as a stream of sustainable revenue to support public school construction and other trust beneficiaries.

We maintain the balance between sustainable production of natural resource revenue, protection of public resources, and ensuring.More than 10 million acres of Oregon’s for-estland is held privately (industry and family owned).

About million acres are owned by aboutnon-industrial private woodland owners. In Western Oregon there are approxi-mately million acres of privately held forest land as compared to Eastern Oregon’s approximate million acres.

Mass-timber boosters counter that the United States’ million acres of forest have been stable for many decades. That’s a massive area—one-third of the country’s landmass. “For every 8- to story building we do in CLT, North American forests grow [enough] wood for that every five minutes,” Green says.