America's Nonfederal Forests

Don Staples dstaples at livingston.net
Tue Jan 27 16:11:42 EST 1998


Donald L Ferry wrote:
> 
> Don Staples <dstaples at livingston.net> wrote:
> 

> >Nonfederal forests of the United States are part of larger biological,
> >economic, and political
> >systems throughout the world.  Because they account for two-thirds of
> >the nation's forested area,
> >nonfederal forests will be called upon to play a larger role than other
> >ownership categories in meeting the
> >nation's expected contributions to healthy global economies and
> >environments.
> 
> I see!  If they are tree farms how do they contribute significantly to
> the environment?

Uh, reverse that, how do they detract from the environment?  Would you
have grass/brush rather than trees?
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Don Staples
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