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Author Johnson, Christopher, 1947 September 13-
Title Forests for the people : the story of America's eastern national forests / Christopher Johnson, David Govatski.
Publication Info. Washington : Island Press, [2013]
Book Cover
Location Call No. Note Status
 Law Classified  SD428.A2 E27 2013    ---  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 394 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type of Content text
Type of Media unmediated
Type of Carrier volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The disappearing forests of the White Mountains -- Trees to build the Lake States -- A forest crisis in the southern Appalachians -- Building a forest conservation movement -- Legislation at last -- the Weeks Act -- Creating the eastern national forests -- Issues facing the eastern national forests today -- Holly Springs National Forest -- Florida's national forests -- Monongahela National Forest -- Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness -- Ottawa and Hiawatha national forests -- Allegheny National Forest -- Michigan's national forests -- National forests of Vermont and North Carolina.
Subject Forest reserves -- East (U.S.) -- History -- 20th century.
Forest conservation -- East (U.S.)
Added Author Govatski, David, 1949-
ISBN 9781610910095 cloth alkaline paper
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