assessment of sustainability of our forests

Southern Forest Resource Assessment

final wording of assessment question SOCIO-7, its manager, work plan and other information about how this question is being addressed

Assessment Question SOCIO-7:

How do forests and their uses influence the quality of life in the South?

  Tom Holmes (MGR)

 Work Plan

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  July 2000 update

  Oct 2000 update

  Contact Question Mgr.

  Draft Report

  Final Report
Detailed Issues:
  1. Elaborate on all benefits, market and nonmarket, that are derived from forests.
  2. Examine the link between "forest-dependency" and various quality of life measures.
  3. Examine these effects at the sub-regional and community scales.
  4. Consider how the forest products industry has contributed to rural and community development.
  5. Examine how economic structure is influenced by different uses of forests.
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