causes of logging truck delays on two West Virginia logging operations by John E. Baumgras

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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station in Broomall, Pa .

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  • Logging -- West Virginia.

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Statementby John E. Baumgras.
SeriesForest Service research paper NE -- 421.
ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service., Northeastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.)
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Pagination4 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL17648259M

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Baumgras, United States. Forest Service. and Pa.) Northeastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor. Abstract. Cover of access: Internet Topics: Logging. According to Mercer Countythe logging truck’s trailer came undone and several logs have fallen into the road.

This happened at the intersection of Courthouse Road and Morrison Drive near the Wendy’s in Princeton. Dispatchers say they expect delays in the area to last several hours and ask residents to find alternate routes.

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