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Forest wetland area and the forest sector economy in the U.S. South

Publications Posted on: August 20, 2018
This article reviews current data on forest wetlands and their economic contributions in the South, ranging from Texas to Virginia. Based on USDA Forest Service Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) data, the wetland category comprised 17.7% of timber land area on all private and public lands in the South.

Second edition of best-selling book on nonmarket valuation now available

FS News Posted on: April 13, 2017
With an ever-growing need to understand the monetary benefits of environmental conservation, the newly released second edition of “A Primer on Nonmarket Valuation” is a valuable resource for government and industry alike. The book provides common approaches to measuring nonmarket values for environmental assets, such as wilderness and water quality, for people around the globe.