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Small Diameter Success Stories (.pdf)

Description:
A USFS document that tells the story of several wood product businesses and communities across the country that are successfully using thinning material from forest restoration projects and converting it into wood products and biomass energy.

Related Topics:
6. The amount of energy used by human society depends on many factors.
8. Wood based bio-fuels are one form of energy that is renewable

Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Related Sub-Topics

6.5 Social and technological innovation affects the amount of energy used by human society.

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

6.2 One way to manage energy resources is through conservation.