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timberland

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Forestland that produces or is capable of producing crops of industrial wood. Previously known as commercial forestland.

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timberland

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Forestland that produces or is capable of producing crops of industrial wood. Previously known as commercial forestland.

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Timberland

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 18 words.

Timberlunt 1086 (db). ‘Grove where timber is obtained’. OE timber or OScand. timbær + lundr.

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timberland

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 18 words.

*Forestland that produces or is capable of producing crops of industrial wood. Previously known as commercial forestland.

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timberland

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 18 words.

Forestland that produces or is capable of producing crops of industrial wood. Previously known as commercial forestland.

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timberland

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 18 words.

*Forestland that produces or is capable of producing crops of industrial wood. Previously known as commercial forestland.

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timberland

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 208 words.

and, band, bland, brand, expand, firsthand, gland, grand, hand, land, manned, misunderstand, offhand, rand, righthand, Samarkand, sand, stand,

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timberland

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 207 words.

and, band, bland, brand, expand, firsthand, gland, grand, hand, land, manned, misunderstand, offhand, rand, righthand, Samarkand, sand, stand,

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Tims <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 42 words.

Timberland boots.

1997 Simon & Burns Corner (1998) 27: He's poor no more; he's got all the

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SOE

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 36 words.

abbreviation state-owned enterprise. 2008 nz herald The Government has given state-owned forestry company Timberlands the axe. … The SOE

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Assessing the Financial Performance of Forestry-Related Investment Vehicles: Capital Asset Pricing Model vs. Arbitrage Pricing Theory

Changyou Sun and Daowei Zhang.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2001; p ublished online August 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Products; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Economics. 0 words.

Capital asset pricing model (CAPM) and arbitrage pricing theory (APT) are used to assess the financial performance of eight forestry-related investment vehicles. Although results from APT...

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All the Trees of the Forest

Alon Tal.

October 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Environmental History. 320 pages.

This book provides a detailed account of Israeli forests, tracing their history from the Bible to the present, and outlines the effort to transform drylands and degraded soils into...

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Property Rights in American Economic History

Gary Libecap.

in The Oxford Handbook of American Economic History, vol. 2

July 2018; p ublished online December 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Economic History; United States History. 10642 words.

This chapter examines the development of private property rights to natural resources in the United States as a bottom-up or top-down process. Long-term equity and efficiency effects are...

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Experience with the selection method in pine stands in the southern United States, with implications for future application

James M. Guldin.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

December 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 4238 words.

The selection method applied in shade-intolerant pine stands in the southern United States has been shown to be an effective method of uneven-aged silviculture, but it is becoming less...

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Retrenchment in the South, Allotment in the West

Adam Wesley Dean.

in An Agrarian Republic

February 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environmental History. 2161 words.

This chapter first considers the legacy of the Republican Party’s Civil War–era ideas about land use, society, civilization, and union. It then argues that Republican ideas ultimately...

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The Accrual of Land Use History in Utah's Forest Carbon Cycle

Daniel deB. Richter.

in Environmental History

July 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 0 words.

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The out-of-control global carbon cycle is driven not only by greenhouse gas emissions from fossil-fuel combustion but also from accelerated carbon...

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Class Warriors or Generous Men in Skirts? The Tartan Army in the Scottish and Foreign Press

Hugh O’Donnell.

in From Tartan to Tartanry

November 2010; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies. 6796 words.

This chapter focuses primarily on press coverage of Scottish fans both in Scotland and in the four countries against whom Scotland played in the recent qualifying round for the 2010 World...

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Taking a Different Approach

Mike Jani.

in Stitching the West Back Together

September 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology. 4966 words.

In northern California’s Mendocino County, tensions between longtime residents who worked the timber industry and environmentalists peaked in 1990s. One outcome was the departure of the...

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Higgins, Frank Wayland

Robert F. Wesser.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; US Politics; State and Local Government. 1041 words.

Higgins, Frank Wayland (18 August 1856–12 February 1907), businessman and politician, was born in Rushford, Allegany County, New York, the son of Orrin T. Higgins, a storekeeper and...

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Property Rights and Federal Land Policy

Gary D. Libecap.

in Government & The American Economy

May 2007; p ublished online February 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic History. 10272 words.

Throughout the economic history of the United States, most decisions regarding resource use and answers to questions regarding what, how, and for whom to produce have been based on private...

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Elevated Genetic Structure in the Coastal Tailed Frog (<i>Ascaphus truei</i>) in Managed Redwood Forests

Andres Aguilar, Robert B. Douglas, Eric Gordon, Jason Baumsteiger and Matthew O. Goldsworthy.

in Journal of Heredity

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 9269 words.

Landscape alterations have dramatic impacts on the distribution of genetic variation within and among populations and understanding these effects can guide contemporary and future...

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