Timber resource statistics for the Stikine area of the Tongass National Forest, Alaska, 1984
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Timber resource statistics for the Stikine area of the Tongass National Forest, Alaska, 1984

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station in Portland, Or. (333 S.W. First Avenue, P.O. Box 3890, Portland 97208-3890) .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Timber -- Alaska -- Tongass National Forest -- Statistics

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Edition Notes

StatementGeorge Rogers and Willem W.S. van Hees
SeriesResource bulletin PNW-RB -- 185, Resource bulletin PNW -- 185
ContributionsVan Hees, Willem W. S, Pacific Northwest Research Station (Portland, Or.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationiv, 19 p.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13614751M

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