Oregon forest facts brief review of Oregon"s timber resources and what state and private activity in forest protection has accomplished.

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Published by State Board of Forestry in Salem .

Written in English

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  • Forests and forestry -- Oregon.

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ContributionsOregon. State Board of Forestry.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSD144 .07A5 1917
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6636852M
LC Control Number21015153
OCLC/WorldCa9793909

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Oregon Forest Facts Edition. This easy-to-use reference booklet is loaded with charts, graphics and numbers to help Oregonians understand the magnitude and importance of our forest resources – yet it easily fits in your pocket, briefcase or handbag. Download.

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Some earn their living selling timber from their land, while others have non-forestry careers that provide their primary livelihood. Oregon Forest Resources Institute is the author of Forest Fact Book ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published )4/5(1).

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This second edition of Forest Facts and Figures offers a snapshot of an Oregon forestry sector at a crossroads. Down one path: at-risk forests, declining investment and loss of jobs. Down the other: a healthy industry, nationally leading sustainable forest management practices.

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Oregon is home to some of the world's most productive forests. From the dense Douglas-fir forests of the Willamette Valley and Coast Range to the high desert Ponderosa Pine stands in the Cascades and Blue Mountains, Oregon offers a wealth of forest resources.

In fact, forests cover over million acres of Oregon, almost half of the state. Oregon Forest Facts includes information and statistics on forestland ownership, timber harvest, forest-based employment and wood products production. Other topics include water quality in Oregon’s forests, investments in protecting watershed and salmon habitat, and acres of Oregon forestland certified by third-party sustainability programs.

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Actively managed forests are good for Oregon. They keep streams cool for fish and filter our drinking water. They’re where native wildlife live and thrive. They’re where we go to play. Oregon Forest Facts & Figures tells the story of Oregon’s forests through data and detail.

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The Oregon Blue Book is the official state fact book about all levels of government in Oregon and more. Published sinceit is produced by the Oregon State Archives. Forest Facts and Accomplishments Selected Facts Value Population 3, Acres of Forest L, Forest Legacy Oregon acquired it first Forest Legacy working forest conservation easement in February with the acquisition of the 1, acre Blue Mountain Heritage project.

The Blue Mountain Heritage project consists. Oregon forest facts and figures. Identifier: (OCoLC) Related Title: Paper version: Oregon forest facts. Identifier: (OCoLC) In Collections: Forest Resources Institute; Part of: Oregon forest facts (2 objects) Address HwyAstoria, OR Phone Fax This easy-to-use app is loaded with charts, graphics and data to help Oregonians understand the importance of our forest resources.

Between and the state became a national leader in manufacture of forest products. For decades, Coos Bay held the title as the world's largest lumber shipping port. Oregon sawmills' wigwam burners belching smoke and sawdust cinders and heavily laden log trucks were icons for a. The Oregon Forest Resources Institute produces many educational reports and publications.

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The following is excerpted from Oregon's Ancient Forests: A Hiking Guide. Edited for length and clarity. Types of Oregon's Ancient Forests.

From the mixed conifer forests of the Blue Mountains to the Sitka spruce and hemlock rainforest in the coastal fog zone, Oregon’s forests come with a lot of variety. The World Forestry Center in Portland promotes the understanding of forests such as the Oregon Redwoods southeast of Brookings, shown above.

(Oregon State Archives Photo) Founded inthe World Forestry Center (WFC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating and inspiring champions of sustainable forestry.

Oregon slender salamanders are most common in stable, moist old-growth (late successional and second-growth) forests where there are abundant large decaying Douglas fir logs and bark debris mounds at the base of snags (standing dead trees).

They. Oregon Forest Industries Council PO Box Salem, Oregon Phone: Former state forests. Former state forests include: Adair Tract State Forest aka Paul M. Dunn Research Forest, renamed and jointly administered as the McDonald-Dunn Forest by Oregon State University; George T.

Gerlinger State Experimental Forest, administered by the Oregon Department of Forestry as part of its West Oregon District; McDonald State Forest, north of Corvallis. This second animated video explains why forest animals live where they do.

It’s part of OFRI’s Forest Fact Breaks series, which uses bold animated graphics, sound effects and narration to teach about natural resource topics in a fun, easy-to-understand way.

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(Oregon State Archives image, Postcards, Accession 88A) Learn more about life in Oregon in the s and s. Road construction led to legislation in promoted by Governor Ben Olcott to authorize the State Highway Commission to acquire rights-of-way for scenic conservation and roadside forest preserves.This second animated video looks at forest types in Oregon.

It offers a look at the top five forest types in Oregon. How many do you recognize? This video is part of OFRI’s Forest Fact Breaks series, which uses bold animated graphics, sound effects and narration to teach about natural resource topics in a fun, easy-to-understand way.Forests are complex ecosystems where connections between the trees, plants and animals and environmental factors such as climate, rainfall and soil conditions are not always obvious.

Scientific research to better understand forest ecosystems informs the use of forest management techniques that help keep forests healthy and improve fish and.

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