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Value Orientation and Forest Management: The Forest Healthy Debate

Description:
Among both forest practitioners and the general public, “forest health” has become an issue of contention. Survey results from Oregon and Washington residents were used to assess the relationships between respondents’ self-described environmental or economic priorities, acceptability of forest management practices and perceieved threats to forest health

Related Topics:
5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.
8. Wood based bio-fuels are one form of energy that is renewable

Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Related Sub-Topics

5.7 Energy decisions are influenced by social factors.

8.6 Liquid fuel can be produced from wood feedstocks.