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Environment and Environmental Studies : Sustainable Development
Environmental Issues in Pacific Northwest Forest Management

People are demanding more of the goods, services, and amenities provided by the forests of the Pacific Northwest, but the finiteness of the supply has become clear. This issue involves complex questions of biology, economics, social values, community life, and ...

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Nature and Human Society: The Quest for a Sustainable World

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Biobased Industrial Products:Research and Commercialization Priorities

Petroleum-based industrial products have gradually replaced products derived from biological materials. However, biologically based products are making a comeback--because of a threefold increase in farm productivity and new technologies.

Biobased Industrial Products envisions a biobased industrial future, where starch will be ...

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Our Common Journey: A Transition Toward Sustainability

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New Strategies for America's Watersheds

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(NAS Colloquium) Plants and Population:Is There Time?

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Forested Landscapes in Perspective:Prospects and Opportunities for Sustainable Management of America's Nonfederal Forests

The federal role in the management of nonfederal U.S. forests was once relatively simple: to assist in the prevention and control of wildfires. The administrative structure to carry out this role was similarly uncomplicated, with most programs under the aegis ...

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Linking Science and Technology to Society's Environmental Goals

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Mineral Resources and Sustainability:Challenges for Earth Scientists

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The Role of Technology in Environmentally Sustainable Development

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