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Measuring standing trees for board and cubic feet content

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Title:
Measuring standing trees for board and cubic feet content
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Forest management
Children
Trees -- Measurement
Forestry extension workers
Item identifier:
ua023_007-008-bx0032-005-001
Photographer:
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series by Rufus H. Page, Jr., Ass't Extension Forester. #798, 1936, Daughters of C.C. Falls, Lawndale, Cleveland Co., assisting Mr. John Reitzel, Ass't. Co. Agt. in measuring standing trees for board and cubic feet content. Eight cords of wood were harvested from this one acre demonstration plot in Shortleaf pine on Mr. Falls farm, and 385 of the better trees were left standing. Average age of trees 31 years.
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Lawndale (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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