The Southern Forest Futures Project: technical report

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  • Authors: Wear, David N.; Greis, John G.
  • Publication Year: 2013
  • Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
  • Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS-GTR-178. Asheville, NC: USDA-Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 542 p.

Abstract

Please visit the Southern Forest Futures Project website for more information.

The Southern Forest Futures Project provides a science-based “futuring” analysis of the forests of the 13 States of the Southeastern United States. With findings organized in a set of scenarios and using a combination of computer models and science synthesis, the authors of the Southern Forest Futures Project examine a variety of possible futures that could shape forests and the many ecosystem services and values that forests provide. The science findings and modeling results could inform management and policy analysis of the South’s forests. In the chapters of this technical report, the authors provide detailed findings and results as well as sets of key findings and implications.

An HTML version of the report can be found at www.srs.fs.usda.gov/futures/technical-report

  • Citation: Wear, David N.; Greis, John G., eds. 2013. The Southern Forest Futures Project: technical report. Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS-GTR-178. Asheville, NC: USDA-Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 542 p.
  • Keywords: Forest conservation, futuring, integrated assessment, Southern Forest Futures Project, sustainability
  • Posted Date: August 28, 2013
  • Modified Date: November 18, 2013
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