New Uses for Glut of Small Logs From Thinning of Forests

Peter Stark thinned 80 acres of his forest for fire prevention. The effort led him to investigate uses for small diameter trees, and to start a new company to make wood products from them.

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5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.
8. Wood based bio-fuels are one form of energy that is renewable

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8.1 Sources of cellulosic residuals used are found in forest operations and in industry process

5.6 Energy decisions are influenced by environmental factors.