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Miller, Char, 1951-
Public lands, public debates : a century of controversy / Char Miller
Corvallis : Oregon State University Press, 2012
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  SD426 .M54 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Forest reserves -- United States -- Management
Public lands -- United States -- Management
Subject United States. Forest Service
United States. Bureau of Land Management
Physical Description vi, 186 p. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction. In the woods -- [Part 1] Creative forces -- Le coup d'oeil forestier: shifting views of federal forestry in America -- Rough terrain: forest management and its discontents -- A transformative place: Grey Towers and the evolution of American conservationism -- Thinking like a conservationist -- [Part 2] Policy schemes -- Landmark decision: the Antiquities Act, big-stick conservation, and the modern state -- Rewilding the East: the Weeks Act and the expansion of federal forestry -- Riding herd on the public range -- Place making -- Fire fight -- Reefer madness -- Landscape mosaic: managing fragmented forests -- The once and future Forest Service -- [Part 3] Internal tensions -- Restoration surgery -- Liquid assets -- Sell off -- Peace out -- Identity crisis -- Interior dialogue -- The new face of the agency -- [Part 4] Global green -- Sinchi Sacha -- A changing climate -- Forestry done right
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