Ecologically Sustainable Production (ESP)

of Forest Resources Human and Natural Resource Interactions Program

 

ESP Home Page

Team Members

ESP Projects

Recent Publications

Photo Gallery

Search

 

 

 

ESP Projects

 

Management

The Colville - Rocky II Timber Sale

The Gotchen Late Successional Reserve Study

Assessing the Need, Costs, and Potential Benefits of Fuels Reduction Treatments

 

Simulation

Synthesis of Western Hemlock Wood Product Recovery Study Data

Using Sawing Simulation Technology to Evaluate Softwood Log Processing

Estimating Western Hemlock Lumber Recovery and Quality from Historical Data

Simulating the volume and quality of wood produced under an ecologically sustainable landscape management plan in the Oregon Cascade Mountains

 

Young Growth and Small Diameter

Lumber Recovery from Small Diameter Ponderosa Pine from Flagstaff, Arizona

Lumber Recovery from Young-Growth Western Hemlock and Sitka Spruce in Southeast Alaska

Aiding ecosystem treatments of dense small diameter stands on the Shasta-Trinity National Forest

Using Inventory Data to Define and Locate Stands of Small-Diameter Timber in the Inland West

 

Economics

Using Financial Analysis to Assess the Feasibility of Implementation of Ecosystem Management

Alaska Softwood Market Arbitrage

 

Insect Depredation

Beetle-killed spruce on the Kenai peninsula, Alaska

 

Related Links:

http://www.ucfpl.ucop.edu/biomass/biocont.htm

(Information about woody biomass, hardwoods and small diameter logs)

 

Legal Disclaimer Privacy Statement

 

 

USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station

Last Modified: Wednesday, May 14, 2003