Society of American Foresters

Northwest Regions

November/December 2013

Issue Highlights

FIA in the PNW

  • Forest Inventory and Analysis: The Nation's Forest Inventory Program
  • Is There Anything New to Learn from Inventory?
  • How to Access FIA
  • The Ins and Outs of Estimating Tree Canopy Cover
  • Geospatial Technologies in Support of FIA
  • Reviving an Old Inventory to Understand Changes in Alaska's Boreal Forests
  • Ground Mat Assessment to Determine Carbon Storage and Ecological Function
  • Opportunities Abound for Affordable Mechanical Fuels Treatment in Dry Mixed-Conifer Forests
  • Oregon and Washington Land-Use Change


  • October SAF Council Meeting Highlights

November/December 2013 (download pdf)