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Toward sustainability for Missouri forests

Toward sustainability for Missouri forests

proceedings of a conference held in Columbia, Missouri, March 4-5, 1999

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station in St. Paul, MN .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Missouri
    • Subjects:
    • Sustainable forestry -- Missouri -- Congresses.,
    • Forests and forestry -- Missouri -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan L. Flader, editor.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesGeneral technical report NC ;, 239
      ContributionsFlader, Susan., University of Missouri--Columbia. Environmental Affairs Council., United States. Forest Service. North Central Research Station.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD144.M8 T69 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination251 p. :
      Number of Pages251
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3453791M
      LC Control Number2005364999
      OCLC/WorldCa58424198

      Forests also have a major role in climate change mitigation, trapping and storing more than a trillion tonnes of carbon each year, yet at the same time, destruction of forests sends six billion tonnes of carbon into the atmosphere. All of this indicates the crucial need for File Size: KB. Toward an Economics of Sustainability. John E. Ikerd University of Missouri January, The Issue of Sustainability. Sustainability is a long run, people-centered concept. There have been many attempts to define sustainability, but most are rooted in the general concept of intergenerational equity.

      The long-term sustainability of Missouri forests is important for the local communities and businesses that depend upon timber for their livelihood, and the conservation benefits that forests provide to all Missourians. Many of the MoFRAC member organizations work extensively in researching and implementing management techniques to ensure that Missouri continues to have healthy and diverse. The "Sagebrush Rebellion" was born during this upsurge in federal environmental and public land protection in the 's. Its proponents argued that federal government agencies "lacked the constitutional authority to support long-term, extensive land ownership, and second that, legalities aside, state ownership was superior to federal ownership as a matter of policy, because it would vest.

        Forest Management for Missouri Landowners (Missouri Department of Conservation) [Missouri Department of Conservation] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Forest Management for Missouri Landowners (Missouri Department of Conservation)Author: Missouri Department of Conservation. Forest Sustainability Program This web site contains information about Forest Sustainability Assessment, the Database of Sustainability/Criteria and Indicators, Forest Resources Planning, and Ecological Information and Mapping (ECOMAP).


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