Forests forever. by Colin Walker

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Forests Forever was founded in during the historic campaign to save the Headwaters ancient redwood forest in Humboldt County, California. Our efforts helped galvanize the broad-based public awareness and outcry that led to that and other forest victories across the state.

For more than 25 years we have been rallying Californians in defense of the state’s 17 million acres of woodland. Forests Forever: Their Ecology, Restoration and Protection by John J. Berger synthesizes the ideas and practices of current forestry science and management, bringing together ideas from many different disicplines — ecological, political, social, economic, anthropological — in concise, readable prose.

Forests Forever discusses how we might learn to live with forests without destroying them. Forests Forever provides a panoramic overview of critical issues in forest ecology, policy, and management, bringing together trenchant ideas from ecology, politics, sociology, economics and other fields.

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Each triumph and each disaster written forever in its structure.” In passages like that, “Greenwood” penetrates to the core of things — or, as Christie puts it, the “heartwood.

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