Some Business Problems of American Forestry (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Some Business Problems of American Forestry Premises Near Pensacola, Florida, a tract of acres stocked with longleaf pine, not boxed for turpentine, is for sale, the stumpage averaging 3000 feet board measure per acre. The present owner offers the stumpage alone at $1 per thousand feet, or else is willing to sell the fee simple (soil and trees together) at per acre. Under conservative lumbering, the annual production of timber is 133 feet board measure per acre, to be drawn from a growing stock of 1500 feet board measure per acre. The land itself is prae tically unfit for farming. N o damage is to be feared from forest fires, as long as turpentine is not obtained from the forest. Figure at 6 per cent. Interest, and at 1c taxes per acre per annum. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 34 pages
- 152 x 229 x 2mm | 59g
- 18 Feb 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 9 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white