465-315 (ANR-163P)

Authors as Published

Jennifer Gagnon, Research Associate, Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation, Virginia Tech

This publication is available in an enhanced digital version and PDF.

This reading focuses on land in forest use. It will help you understand the importance of Virginia’s forests, their composition, and the ways ecological and human factors influence them. You will also learn about forest management and the roles agencies and citizens play in the stewardship of this land.

Virginia Cooperative Extension materials are available for public use, reprint, or citation without further permission, provided the use includes credit to the author and to Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, and Virginia State University.

Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Publication Date

March 4, 2016