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Title The economics of forest disturbances : wildfires, storms, and invasive species / Thomas P. Holmes, Jeffrey P. Prestemon, Karen L. Abt, editors
Published [Dordrecht] : Springer, [2008]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  333.7514 Hol/Eof  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 415 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Series Forestry sciences ; v. 79
Forestry sciences ; v. 79
Contents THE ECONOMICS AND ECOLOGY OF FOREST DISTURBANCES: An introduction to the economics of forest disturbance / T.P. Holmes, J.P. Prestemon, K.L. Abt -- Forest economics, natural disturbances and the new ecology / T.P. Holmes, R.J. Huggett, Jr., J.M. Pye --
FOREST DISTURBANCE PROCESSES: Natural disturbance production functions / J.P. Prestemon, D.E. Mercer, J.M. Pye -- Statistical analysis of large wildfires / T.P. Holmes, R.J. Huggett, Jr., A.J. Westerling -- The production of large and small wildfires / D.T. Butry, M. Gumpertz, M.G. Genton -- Climatology for wildfire management / A.L. Westerling -- Wildland arson management / J.P. Prestemon, D.T. Butry --
VALUING THE ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF FOREST DISTURBANCES: Designing economic impact assessments for USFS wildfire programs / K.L. Abt, R.J. Huggett, Jr., T.P. Holmes -- Timber salvage economics / J.P. Prestemon, T.P. Holmes -- Wildfire and the economic value of wilderness recreation / J. Englin, T.P. Holmes, J. Lutz -- Forest disturbance impacts on residential property values / R.J. Huggett, Jr., E.A. Murphy, T.P. Holmes -- Contingent valuation of fuel hazard reduction treatments / J.B. Loomis, A. González-Cabán --
DECISION MAKING IN RESPONSE TO FOREST DISTURBANCES: Analyzing trade-offs between fuels management, suppression, and damages from wildfire / D.E. Mercer, R.G. Haight, J.P. Prestemon -- A review of state and local regulation for wildfire mitigation / T.K. Haines, C.R. Renner, M.A. Reams -- Economic analysis of federal wildfire management programs / K.M. Gebert ... [et al.] -- Incentives and wildfire management in the United States / G.H. Donovan, T.C. Brown, L. Dale -- Forecasting wildfire suppression expenditures for the United States Forest Service / K.L. Abt, J.P. Prestemon, K. Gebert -- Toward a unified economic theory of fire program analysis with strategies for empirical modeling / D.B. Rideout ... [et al.] -- Economic aspects of invasive forest pest management / T.P. Holmes ... [et al.]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Forests and forestry -- Economic aspects.
Ecological disturbances -- Economic aspects.
Environmental economics.
Author Holmes, Thomas P.
Prestemon, Jeffrey P.
Abt, Karen Lee.
ISBN 9781402043697 (hbk.)
1402043694 (hbk.)
9781402043703 (ebook)