Essays Tagged: "Old-growth forest"

Between the Forest and Greed?

onmentalist who has yet to fully think about the issue she is arguing. In her piece 'Not Seeing the Forest for the Dollar Bills,' she takes an almost infantile approach to the logging industry and the ... nd environmental issues that are considered when loggers enter and area. Haphazard clear cutting of forests, while it maybe what Meadows would like us to think, does not happen. With every industry, e ...

(4 pages) 64 0 2.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Bankruptcy of Our Natural Resources.

that we can ill afford to waste. In the past the government has protected our natural resources of old-growth forest. That protection has been cut by President Bush's Healthy Forest Initiative, which ... n important issue that needs to be addressed, taking away all the protection leaves the sections of old-growth forest open to forest-thinning projects as well. Environmentalists are worried by this in ...

(7 pages) 118 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Peregrine falcon

ries in Jackson and Wabash Counties *34*. Known to stop over and perhaps winter in Shawnee National Forest *34*.STATUSItems in bold indicate applicable categoriesForest Service Categories: S = recomme ... applicable categoriesForest Service Categories: S = recommended for regional sensitive status, F = forest listed species, M = management indicator speciesFederal Status: Endangered Threatened Propose ...

(10 pages) 67 3 4.1 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Forestry Management in Nove Scotia

The Canadian forest sector has been a strong and vital element of national and regional well being. Through the m ... er resources, Canada has developed a reputation of being one of the largest timber resources in the forest industry. However, to maintain this reputation and economic well being there are several issu ... rder to protect and sustain this renewable resource. This paper will focus on the management of the forestry sector, particularly Nova Scotia. It will discuss the initiatives and techniques used of bo ...

(8 pages) 41 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry