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Clearcutting the Pacific Rain Forest

Production, Science, and Regulation

by Richard A. Rajala

  • 305 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by UBC Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deforestation,
  • Forestry & silviculture: practice & techniques,
  • Forests, rainforests,
  • Industry & Industrial Studies,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Nature,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Pacific Ocean,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Trees & Forests - Rainforests

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8080571M
    ISBN 100774805919
    ISBN 109780774805919
    OCLC/WorldCa228293521

    Richard Rajala has written: 'Clearcutting the Pacific rain forest' -- subject(s): History, Forest management, Forest policy, Logging, Forests and forestry, Technological innovations, Clearcutting. A classic example of the benefits of clearcutting in some types of forest is provided by the extensive coastal rainforest of B.C. where Western Hemlock is the dominant species. In nearly all cases, very old-growth hemlock is infested with dwarf mistletoe, a parasitic plant that robs the tree of nutrition and causes stunting and deformity in the.

    This round of Required Reading is dedicated to the place we at Powell's Books call home: the great Pacific Northwest. Whether you're from the area or you simply appreciate the region for its beauty, history, or temperament (or legendary bookstore), these titles will give you a more nuanced understanding of this peculiar corner of the U.S.   Republican’s Climate Solution: Clear-Cut the Rain Forest. By John Collins Rudolf pm pm. Representative Dana Rohrabacher, Republican of California, needs to hit the science books, forestry experts suggest. European Pressphoto Agency Representative Dana Rohrabacher.

    California forests & recreation areas are threatened by irresponsible logging. Help protect the Sierra Nevada from environmentally destructive clearcutting.   The Trump administration today announced plans to gut long-standing protections against logging and road-building in the Tongass National Forest, a cherished old-growth temperate rainforest in Southeast Alaska and homelands of the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian people. A coalition that includes Alaska Native people and Alaska-based and national .


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Clearcutting the Pacific Rain Forest is one of the best books on the topic Reviewed in the United States on Ap Rajala's Clearcutting the Pacific Rain Forest is one of the best books on the topic: the explanation of technological change in logging /5(4).

The clearcutting/selection cutting controversy in Pacific Northwest forests and a century of industry doublespeak are laid bare by Rajala's digging and sifting. (Bill Henderson Vancouver Sun) This book integrates class, environmental, and political analysis to uncover the history of clearcutting in the Douglas fir forests of B.C., Washington, and Oregon between and Cited by: Clearcutting the Pacific Rain Forest: Production, Science, and Regulation by Richard A.

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Summary: "In Clearcutting the Pacific Rain Forest, Richard A. Rajala explores the roots of the deforestation crisis in the Douglas fir regions of British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon between and This text integrates class, environmental, and political issues to provide a view on the controversy surrounding clearcutting and forest practices.

By examining changes in logging, it argues that the development of forest practice. Clearcutting the Pacific rain forest: production, science, and regulation. Edelliset kuvat. Seuraavat kuvat. lisää vähemmän. Kuvaan voi liittyä käytön rajoituksia. Katso käyttöehdot. Finna-arvio (0) Clearcutting the Pacific rain forest: production, science, and regulation.

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Finna-arvio (0) Clearcutting the Pacific rain forest: production. Students will use a variety of web-based resources to understand the controversies over current forest industry practices and to present alternatives acceptable to both the forest industry and.

The book is subtitled “An Environmental History since ,” but it is not really an environmental history. The book documents the destruction of Cuba’s forests, but.

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Clearcutting the Pacific Rain Forest: Production, Science, and Regulation. Clearcutting also creates forest clearings that are habitat for some species of songbirds, deer and elk. Economy of harvest. Clearcutting is the most efficient and economical method of harvesting a large group of trees.

Fewer disturbances to the forest floor. By entering a forest to log trees once instead of multiple times in a series of timber. The Pacific temperate rainforests ecoregion of North America is the largest temperate rain forest ecoregion on the planet as defined by the World Wildlife Fund (other definitions exist).

The Pacific temperate rain forests lie along the western side of the Pacific Coast Ranges along the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America from the Prince William Sound in Alaska through the British. The book, "Great Bear Markets: The Interface of Finance, Forestry and Conservation in BC's Great Bear Rainforest", by Andrew Norden and James Tansey outlines the economic gains that the Great Bear Rainforest can produce.

Since Clayoquot Sound is the same ecosystem, and under the same provincial governance, comparisons and suggestions can be Author: Claire Brownlie. Clearcutting the Pacific Rain Forest: Production, Science, and Regulation (Vancouver: UBC Press, ). The Legacy and the Challenge: A Century of the Forest Industry at Cowichan Lake (Lake Cowichan: Lake Cowichan Heritage Advisory Committee, ).

Stop Clearcutting Our Carbon Sinks. from the old-growth forests of the Pacific Northwest to the ring of boreal forest covering the The Amazon rainforest stores carbon and gives us oxygen.

Clearcutting the Pacific Rain Forest: Production, Science, and Regulation by Richard A. Rajala (p. This edition contains significant additional material on early mining in the Pacific Northwest, sea routes to Oregon in the early discovery and contact period, the environment of the region, the 5/5(1).

But massive logging giants — like Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) and Asia Pacific Resources International (APRIL) — have been destroying pristine forests for pulp and paper products for too long.

RAN put the U.S. publishing industry on notice inwhen we proved that children’s books sold in the U.S. were printed on paper linked to. Clearcutting the Tongass National Forest is dead wrong while approving continued clear-cutting of America’s last great rainforest.

In the Pacific Northwest, however, both transitioned to.San Francisco, CA: Sierra Club Books and Earth Island Press.

"The Murky Annals of Clearcutting: A Year-Old Dispute." Pacific Search, Vol. 10 (Dec-Jan): Beloved of the Sky [Essays and Photographs on Clearcutting].

Seattle, WA: Broken Moon Press. "Uneven-Aged Management in the Pacific Northwest.". "This work summarizes scientific research and presents case studies of applications of ecological restoration in the Pacific Northwest, composed for the purposes of this work of all of the watersheds that flow to the Pacific Ocean through North America's temperate rainforest zone." SciTech Book NewsPrice: $