THE 1993 RPA TIMBER ASSESSMENT UPDATE

A supporting technical document for the 1993 Update of the 1993 RPA Assessment

This update reports changes in the Nation's timber resource since the 1989 RPA timber assessment. The timber resource situation is analyzed to provide projections for future cost and availability of timber products to meet demand. Prospective trends in demands for and supplies of timber, and the factors that affect these trends are examined.

Highlights include the following:

Haynes, Richard W., Darius M. Adams, and John R. Mills. 1995. The 1993 RPA timber assessment update. Gen. Tech. Rept. RM~259. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 66 p.