Eastern Old-Growth Forests: Prospects For Rediscovery And Recovery

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Island Press, Apr 1, 1996 - Nature - 383 pages
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Eastern Old-Growth Forests is the first book devoted exclusively to old growth throughout the East. Authoritative essays from leading experts examine the ecology and characteristics of eastern old growth, explore its history and value -- both ecological and cultural -- and make recommendations for its preservation.The book provides a thorough overview of the importance of old growth in the East including its extent, qualities, and role in wildlands restoration. It will serve a vital role in furthering preservation efforts by making eastern old-growth issues better known and understood.

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Mary Byrd Davis is co-founder of the Cenozoic Society and associate editor of Wild Earth.

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