Integrating Large-Scale Biomass Harvesting into the U.S. Wood Supply System

by Dr. Dale Greene, University of Georgia

This project assesses the state of biomass harvesting, collection, and transportation technology in use across FRA’s geographic regions of the United States. It includes statistics comparing regional operations as well as anecdotal observations obtained from field visits to biomass harvesting operations.

KEY FINDINGS: See Forest Operations Review Vol. 13, #1 (Winter 2011), Regional Approaches for Harvesting Forest Biomass.