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Report of the state forester of Wisconsin for 1907 and 1908

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Wisconsin. State Board of Forestry
Report of the state forester of Wisconsin for 1907 and 1908
Madison, Wisconsin: Democrat Printing Company, State Printer, 1908
3 v. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Contents

[Frontispiece] Cut-over lands restocking naturally with white and norway pine

[Title page] Report of the state forester of Wisconsin for 1907 and 1908, p. [1]

State board of forestry, p. [2]

Contents, p. [3]

[Letter of transmittal], Griffith, E. M. p. [4]

The growing interest in forestry, pp. [5]-20

State forest policy, pp. 20-24

Forest reserves, pp. 24-25

Purchase and sale of forest reserve lands, pp. 25-28

Re-appraisal of forest reserve lands, pp. 28-29

Brule River forest reserve, pp. 29-30

Lectures on forestry, pp. 30-31

Reforestation, pp. 31-32

Natural reproduction, pp. 32 ff.

Woodlots, pp. 33-48

Waste in lumbering, pp. 48-50

Piling and burning slash, pp. 50-53

Summary of forest fires in Wisconsin in 1906-07, pp. 53-57

Summary of forest fires in Wisconsin in 1908, pp. 58-68

Forest fire patrols, pp. 69-76

Forestry and the railroads, pp. 76-82

Forestry law should cover every possible contingency, pp. 82-84

Timber trespass, pp. 84-85

The Wisconsin Valley Improvement company, pp. 85-92

The tax exemption law, p. 92

Land forfeited for non-payment of taxes, pp. 92-93

Taxation of timber lands, pp. 93-95

Lakes State Forestry Conference, pp. 95-100

State Conservation Commission, pp. 100-102

Necessary legislation, pp. 102-106

Appendix

State forestry laws, pp. [unnumbered]-133


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