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Virginia"s timber industry an assessment of timber product output and use, 2003 by Michael Howell

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station in Asheville, NC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Forest products industry -- Virginia -- Statistics.,
  • Lumber trade -- Virginia -- Statistics.,
  • Timber -- Virginia -- Statistics.,
  • Sawmills -- Virginia -- Statistics.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael Howell and Charles W. Becker.
GenreStatistics.
SeriesResource bulletin SRS -- 108.
ContributionsBecker, Charles W., United States. Forest Service. Southern Research Station.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 44 p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17726860M

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