USDA Forest Service
 

Pacific Southwest Research Station

 

Pacific Southwest Research Station
800 Buchanan Street
West Annex Building
Albany, CA 94710-0011

(510) 559-6300

United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service. USDA logo which links to the department's national site. Forest Service logo which links to the agency's national site.

Publications and Products

Order a printed copy
of this publication.

Research Note

Title: Natural durability of some woods used in Hawaii...preliminary findings

Author: Skolmen, Roger G.

Date: 1968

Source: Res. Note PSW-RN-167. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 6 p

Station ID: RN-PSW-167

Description: Six imported and eight Hawaii-grown species are being tested for their natural resistance to decay and insect attack. Damage to the heartwood has progressed far enough in 4 years to allow comparisons among some of the species.

Keywords: wood durability, wood decay, wood-destroying fungi, termites, Hawaii

View and Print this Publication (2.7 MB)

Citation

Skolmen, Roger G.  1968.  Natural durability of some woods used in Hawaii...preliminary findings.   Res. Note PSW-RN-167. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 6 p.

Last Modified: Aug 5, 2011 01:50:53 PM