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Author Miller, Char, 1951-
Title Public lands, public debates : a century of controversy / Char Miller.
Published Corvallis : Oregon State University Press, 2012.
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 Floor4  SD426 .M54 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description vi, 186 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography 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.
Subject Forest reserves -- United States -- Management.
Public lands -- United States -- Management.
United States. Forest Service.
United States. Bureau of Land Management.
ISBN 087071659X (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780870716591 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780870716607 (e-book)
0870716603 (e-book)
OCLC number 771913467