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Yarding
Hauling timber from the stump to a collecting point and handling it there.
Yarding, Skyline (Skyline Logging)
A method for moving logs to a central loading area by the use of over head cable systems that lift at least one end of the log off the ground.
Yield Table
A tabular statement of goods and services (typically of a forest) expected to be produced under a specified set of conditions.
Youth Conservation Corps
A human resource program which utilizes youth ages 15 to 18, to perform various federal agency projects. Environmental education is tied into the projects undertaken.


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