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Encountering the Past in Nature: Essays in Environmental History
Limited preview - 2001
agriculture anthropocentric beneﬁts biosphere reserve Birds bottomland hardwood forests Carolina Carolina parakeet changes Clive Ponting Conﬂicts Cronon crops cultural deﬁned deﬁnition deforestation difﬁcult Donald Worster eastern ecological economic ecosystem environment environmental history eramaa European example extinction factors farms ﬁeld ﬁgure Finland Finnish ﬁre ﬁrst ﬁshing ﬂats ﬂoat ﬂooding ﬂoodplain ﬂora Florida forested area forestland forestry habitat harvest hectares Helsinki historians human hunting Iames Ianuary Ilomantsi Indian industrial inﬂuence interaction Ioensuu Iohn ivory-billed woodpecker Karelian Koitajoki lakes land landscape logging Louisiana lumber ment Mississippi modern Native American natural resources nineteenth North America northern Oologist percent plant political population problems production reﬂected region rivers ronmental sciences scientiﬁc signiﬁcant slash-and-burn slash-and-burn cultivation social society soil southeast southeastern southern species supralocal swamps Swedish Thailand timber Timo Myllyntaus tion Tongpan tory traditional trees ture twentieth century United University of Helsinki utilization villages vironmental wilderness William Cronon wood