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RM-GTR-234: Forest Resources of the United States, 1992

Powell, Douglas S.; Faulkner, Joanne L.; Darr, David R.; Zhu, Zhiliang; MacCleery, Douglas W. 1993. Forest resources of the United States, 1992. General Technical Report RM-GTR-234 [Revised, June 1994]. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 132 p. + map.

The 1987 Resources Planning Act (RPA) Assessment forest resources statistics are updated to 1992, to provide current information on the Nation's forests. Resource tables present estimates of forest area, volume, mortality, growth, removals, and timber products output. Resource data are analyzed, and trends since 1987 are noted. A forest type map produced from satellite imagery is included to provide a visual display of the location of forest land.

Keywords: RPA, assessment, inventory, forest statistics, area, volume, forest history, AVHRR, map

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Title: RM-GTR-234: Forest Resources of the United States, 1992
Electronic Publish Date: February 16, 2004
Last Update:
August 29, 2012

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