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The research was designed to help answer three questions: (1) What are the documented types of impacts on water quality from forestry activities in Maine? (2) Do timber harvesters use the best management practices recommended by the state to control water pollution? (3) Are these practices effective when they are used?
Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station
forestry best management practices; Maine
Forest Management | Forest Sciences
Briggs, R.D., A.J. Kimball, and J. Cormier. 1996. Assessing compliance with BMPs on harvested sites in Maine: Final report. Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station Miscellaneous Report 400.