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Land use planning report: Pierce County, Wisconsin, 1940,   pp. [unnumbered]-R-12 PDF (12.0 MB)



                            TABLE OF CONTENTS
                                                                Page
Organization and Procedure
      OrganitCationi     e m br...  . . . . . . . . .. . . .        1
      County Committee Members  .   . a  . . ..     . ..       . ..     1
      Community Committee Members 9 . . . . . . . . . . . .             
   3
      Procedure . . . . . . . .. . . . . .   . . . . . . . .       4
Description of County
      L~ocatione. . . . . . . . . . a . . . . . .                       
  7
      Area. . . . . . .  .    ..       . . . , , . . . a . .    8
      Topography. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .             8
      Soils . . . . . . . . . .           .          . . .    10
      Soil Erosion. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   11
      Climate . a . . a . . . . . a . . . . . a . . . . a .   13
      Farm Income . * . ..  .. . . . . . . . . . . .   . . .  14
      Farm Tenancy. o a o ..     a . . . . . . . . . . .  . . .  15
      lome Management Survey Summary. . . . .. . . . . . .    16
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     sVeeCLs..     .    .    .    .    .    .    .    .      I;
     Crops .     .    .    .    .    .    .    .      .      19
     Dairy and Livestock ................ .                  21
     Agricultural Statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   21
nd-Use Classification. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   25
esent Land-Use Areas . . . . . . . . . . , . . . . . . . .   27
commendations for Land-Use Areas
     Class A Areas (Blue). * .. . . . . . . . . . . . . .    27
     Class B Areas (Green) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   28
     Class C Areas (Red) . . . . . . . . . , . . . . . . .   28
     Class D Areas (Orange). . . . . . . . . . . . .  .. .   28
     Class E Areas (Yellow). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   29
,jor Problems. . . . .   ...    . . .   &.. . . . . . . .    29
outh Survey in Pierce County
     Objectives. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   30
     Organization. . ..... .  . . . .     . . . . . . . . .  30
     Procedure . a * . . . .          ....                   30
ecommondations of the Pierce County Land-Use Planning Committee
Soil Improvement and Erosion Control. . . . . . . . . . . R-1
     A. Crop Land and Pastures . . . . .    ...    . . .  . R-1
     B. Woodland and Odd Areas . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . P-2
     C. Gullies. . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . .   .. ..  -3
     D. Generale . . . . . . . . .                  a.               a a...
     ...R
 Specific Recommendations for Action Agencies. . . . . a . .-4
 Dairyingc . .urC o d  . T n n .   . . . . .. . . . . . . . R-8
 Agricultural Crodit and Tonancy . . . . . . . . . . . . . R-9
 General     *ao . .... o                                   R-10
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