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Salvage timber and forest health oversight hearings before the Task Force on Salvage Timber and Forest Health of the Committee on Resources, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, on the importance of salvage timber to local communities, their experience with federal timber laws, and examine the effect that Public Law 104-19 has had on salvage timber sales. by United.States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources. Task Force on Salvage Timber and Forest Health.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Logging -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Timber -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Lumber trade -- United States.,
  • Salvage (Waste, etc.) -- United States.,
  • Forest products industry -- United States.,
  • Forest health -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .R3885 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL565866M
ISBN 100160521912, 0160521947, 0160524660
LC Control Number96150772
OCLC/WorldCa34298363

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Salvage timber and forest health: oversight hearings before the Task Force on Salvage Timber and Forest Health of the Committee on Resources, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, on the importance of salvage timber to local communities, their experience with federal timber laws, and examine the effect that Public Law has had on salvage timber sales. The Small Scale Salvage program in the Haida Gwaii Forest District is responsible for the administration of disposal of small volumes of timber within our district. It specifically deals with volumes less than 50 m3. Salvage timber in this district is limited to trees that are: windthrown; logging operations residue. Salvage logging is the practice of logging trees in forest areas that have been damaged by wildfire, flood, severe wind, disease, insect infestation, or other natural disturbance in order to recover economic value that would otherwise be lost.. Although the primary motivation of salvage logging is economic, it has also been suggested that salvage logging may reduce erosion, reduce intensity of. Full text of "Salvage timber and forest health: oversight hearings before the Task Force on Salvage Timber and Forest Health of the Committee on Resources, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, on the importance of salvage timber to local communities, their experience with federal timber laws, and examination of the effect that Public Law has had on.

of these dead trees can be left to maintain wildlife habitat while meeting objectives for timber salvage, fire prevention, forest health, and worker safety. Q&A 6 Do protection requirements for wetlands, streams, and wildlife sites apply to salvage operations? Yes. Landowners must protect these resources during all forest operations. When Congress passed the salvage sale rider, the timber staffs arranged sales not because they had any forest health problems but so they could get back their former power: the power to hand out money from the K-V fund." Certainly there are forest health problems in the national forests. Salvage Logging in National Forests: An Ecological, Economic, and Legal Assessment. Salvage logging in the national forests has recently become highly contentious. Historically, salvage logging occupied a relatively small niche in the U.S. Forest Service's timber sales program, focusing on speedy removal of dead and dying trees. Emergency Salvage Timber Sale Program Provisions: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Forests and Public Land Management of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, First Session, on the Emergency Salvage Timber Sale Program Provisions, August 10, , Volume 4, Part 2.

Salvaging Timber: Frequently Asked Questions Eric L. Taylor, Extension Specialist, A forester also can help you market salvage timber and decide the best way to manage undamaged standing timber. The Texas Forest Service has foresters in most counties who are available to . Sep 30,  · Field studies will focus on the soil and water effects of operational treatments for forest health or fuel hazard reduction, and post-wildfire timber salvage. At least one forest health/fuels treatment and one salvage operation will be studied in detail, with . Jan 12,  · The U.S. Forest Service is planning on salvage logging later this year in about 8 percent of its acres burned in last year’s ,acre Chetco Bar fire in . •Casualty loss deduction and timber salvage sale are two separate events •Basis is the book value of your investment in timber •Initial basis varies depending upon how the •Forest Health Protection Program (e.g. Southern Pine Beetle Program-SPB).