Old growth forest logging
dhogaza at pacifier.com
Tue Jun 17 09:16:55 EST 1997
In article <33A53E99.7B57 at forestmeister.com>,
Joseph Zorzin <redoak at forestmeister.com> wrote:
>And of course, all American forestry schools teach that to see the
>forest turned into a factory for the production of boards and shootable
>animals is very spiritual indeed.
Actually, some American forestry schools are somewhat ahead of the
curve, here. Much of the information on the negative impacts of
cyclical clearcut/replant forestry in PNW forests has come from
researchers like Chris Maser and Jerry Franklin, of the University
of Washington School of Forestry. The industry hates them.
- Don Baccus, Portland OR <dhogaza at pacifier.com>
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