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Author: Richard W. Haynes
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: northwest, timber, markets, pacific, experience, lessons, century, emergent
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 1437913547
ISBN-13: 9781437913545

Timber markets in the U.S. are areas where timber prices tend to be uniform because of the continuous interactions of buyers and sellers. These markets are highly competitive, volatile, and change relentlessly. This report looks at how market interactions in the Pacific Northwest have responded to changes in underlying determinants of market behavior and government actions that have influenced supply or demand. Several messages emerge from timber markets about price reporting and changing definitions of price, long-term price trends, timber as an investment, impacts of market intervention, rel

Author: Shanley, P., Pierce, A.R., Laird, S.A., Robinson,
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: timber, certification, management, non, products, forest, maderables, forestales, madera, all, certificacin, manejo, productos, ms
Number of Pages: 168
ISBN-10: 9791412685
ISBN-13: 9789791412681

Author: Active Interest Media, Inc.
Publisher: Active Interest Media, Inc.
Keywords: living, home, timber
Number of Pages: 116
Published: 2010-12
eBookDB-ID: 10736654

Timber Home Living introduces and showcases the beauty and efficiency of timber homes to an eager custom home buying audience. The magazine’s inspiring photography, informative editorial, quality advertising and essential resources involves and encourages readers to pursue their dream home.

Author: William C. Siegel
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: income, tax, federal, guide, owners, forest
Number of Pages: 150
Published: 1996-12
ISBN-10: 0788130978
ISBN-13: 9780788130977

Provides a framework for analysis of timber invest. & a chapter on timber tax planning. Discusses Fed. income tax considerations for timber incl.: capital costs, reforestation tax incentives, depreciation, operating exp. & the passive loss rules, timber income & capital gains, gov't. cost-share pay., casualty losses & other involuntary conversions, conservation easements, install. sales, alternative min. tax, self-employ. taxes, Xmas tree prod'n., & form of timberland ownership & bus. org'n. Explains how to research tax questions & sources of tax assistance.

Author: Grahame Applegate
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: lessons, learned, information, gaps, tropics, practices, benefits, improved, timber, harvesting, pays
Number of Pages: 45
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 9793361425
ISBN-13: 9789793361420

Introduction; Timber harvesting in the tropics; Components of reduced-impact logging; Incentives for and constraints on the adoption of improved timber harvest activities; Disaggregation of Cost and benefits of improved harvesting practices by component; Variation in Cost and benefits of implementing RIL among different forest types; Conclusiones and recomendations.

Author: Dennis P. Dykstra
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: forest, sustainable, management, proceedings, conference, international, methods, simulation, growth, timber, quality, crown, models
Number of Pages: 282
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437926169
ISBN-13: 9781437926163

Explores the relationships between forest management activities and timber quality. Sessions were organized to explore models and simulation methodologies that contribute to an understanding of tree development over time and the ways that management and harvesting activities can influence the quality of timber products recovered from those trees. Five keynote addresses, 29 plenary presentations, and 16 poster presentations covered the full breadth of forest growth and timber quality issues related to forest management. These proceedings comprise 19 papers based on presentations and posters, pl

Author: Julian Newman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: massive, timber, theft, china, papua, frontier, illegal, logging, last
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2008-05
ISBN-10: 1437900372
ISBN-13: 9781437900378

Asia has already lost 95% of its frontier forests. Most of what remains is confined to the Indonesian archipelago -- & the province of Papua in Indonesia is home to the largest tract. This report exposes how these last precious forests are being illegally felled & sold off wholesale to China, which is now the largest consumer of stolen timber in the world. Contents: Introduction; Illegal Logging Crisis; Illegal Logging in Papua Province; International Timber Smuggling Syndicates; China -- The Giant Awakens; & Recommendations. Illustrations.
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