One Family's Forest

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Description: The book describes the emotional roller coaster of a fictional family struggling to keep the family forest in the family from one generation through the next. It also offers alternative legal options to transfer land between generations and valuable insights into forest management for those with minimal experience.
Author/Producer: Alan Haney & Lowell Klessig/Back Forty Press
Topic Areas Covered: Forests, forest management
Resource Type: Book
For Grade Levels: 7-12, College, and Adult
Publication Date: 2010
Cost: Free + $5 shipping/handling
Is It Available For Loan? No
Is Training Necessary? No
Language: English
Educational or Informational: Informational
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Geographic Location: Wisconsin
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Author/Producer Contact: Lora Hagen
Address: E1757 Moen Rd.
Iola, WI 54945

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