Ratio of Hardwood
Sawtimber
Growth to Removal

Millions of Cubic Feet

1952 1992 % Gain
Hardwoods 184,090 335,722 82%

 

Little Arnot Regeneration Plot / Cherry-Maple Type
Demonstrating the natural regeneration of the
Allegheny National Forest

Picture from 1927

1927-1928

During
Harvest

Picture from 1927
Note the post for a reference point on each picture.

1927-1928

After
Harvest

Picture from 1938

1938

10 years
after
Harvest

Picture from 1948

1948

20 years
after
Harvest

Picture from 1958

1958

30 years
after
Harvest

Picture from 1968

1968

40 years
after
Harvest

Picture from 1978

1978

50 years
after
Harvest

Picture from 1988

1988

60 years
after
Harvest

Brookville Wood Products, Inc.

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