The Increasing Importance of Small-Scale Forestry: Evidence from Family Forest Ownership Patterns in the United States

@article{Zhang2008TheII,
  title={The Increasing Importance of Small-Scale Forestry: Evidence from Family Forest Ownership Patterns in the United States},
  author={Yili Zhang and Xinbiao Liao and Brett J. Butler and John Schelhas},
  journal={Small-scale Forestry},
  year={2008},
  volume={8},
  pages={1-14}
}
The state-level distribution of the size of family forest holdings in the contiguous United States was examined using data collected by the USDA Forest Service in 1993 and 2003. Regressions models were used to analyze the factors influencing the mean size and structural variation among states and between the two periods. Population density, percent of the population at least 65 years of age, percent of the population residing in urban areas, per capita income, income inequality, and per capita… CONTINUE READING

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