Forests forever : their ecology, restoration, and protection (Book, 2008) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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Forests forever : their ecology, restoration, and protection

Forests forever : their ecology, restoration, and protection

Author: John J Berger
Publisher: Chicago : Center for American Places ; San Francisco : in association with Forests Forever Foundation, ©2008.
Series: Center books in natural history, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Aims to teach us what can be done to preserve forests, and offers a guide to the issues surrounding forest preservation. This book also offers a survey of forest history and management. It draws upon  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John J Berger
ISBN: 9781930066526 193006652X 9781930066519 1930066511
OCLC Number: 977414434
Description: xxii, 306 pages : illustrations (some color).
Contents: The bounteous forest --
The forest resource --
Where have all the forests gone? --
Conservation efforts --
The U.S. Forest Service --
New developments in U.S. forest policy --
Forestry and logging techniques --
Of old growth, spotted owls, and salvage logging --
Clearcutting --
Forests, money, and jobs --
Sustainable forestry --
Restoration forestry --
Saving forests --
Tropical forests and international forestry issues --
How to plant trees.
Series Title: Center books in natural history, 2.
Responsibility: by John J. Berger ; with a foreword by Charles E. Little.
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"The book both informs and inspires, conveying a sophisticated understanding of the forces affecting the health of our forests and the ways the reader can help to preserve them." - Jonathan G. Read more...

 
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