U.S. Forest Service land use planning a summary and highlights of current regulations by Tiffin D. Harris

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Other titlesForest Service land use planning.
Statement[prepared by Tiffin D. Harris].
SeriesSpecial report / Agricultural Experiment Station, Oregon State University -- 630., Special report (Oregon State University. Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 630.
ContributionsOregon State University. Extension Service.
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Pagination19 p. ;
Number of Pages19
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Open LibraryOL18204786M

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The United States Forest Service (USFS) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation's national forests and 20 national wrcch2016.com Forest Service manages million acres (, km 2) of land.

Major divisions of the agency include the Chief's Office, National Forest System, State and Private Forestry, Business Operations, and Research and Headquarters: Sidney R. Yates Building. The lands identified must be managed by the Forest Service, be a minimum of contiguous acres, and be unreachable by foot, horseback, motorized vehicle or nonmotorized vehicle because there is no public access over non-Forest Service land, or the access is significantly restricted.

The best available scientific information to inform the planning process and documentation of how science was used in the plan. A more efficient and adaptive process for land management planning, allowing the Forest Service to respond to changing conditions. Visit the Forest Service Planning Rule Revision website for more information.

U.S. Forest Service Land Use Planning: A Summary and Highlights of Current Regulations Special Report July OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICE Extension Service, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Henry A.

Wadsworth, director. Produced and distributed in furtherance of the Acts of Congress of May 8 and June 30, Extension. The U.S. Forest Service works at the national level to support government institutions to facilitate and establish zoning and planning processes as well as at the community level to develop and implement scalable participatory land use planning processes to inform national and regional efforts.

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The Forest Service had its origins in the 19th century.

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