Salvage Logging and Its Ecological Consequences
|Rating||:||4.52 (956 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||248 Pages|
"This book is a strong and timely contribution to the discourse surrounding salvage logging. Policy makers, managers and ecologists alike will find this an indespensible introduction to the issue." (Book Reviews)
Great synthesis and covers the many viewpoints of the issues DT Great synthesis and covers the many viewpoints of the issues behind salvage logging. As I'd imagine most land managers would say, more management implications and recommendations would be nice. Especially for logging post-beetle epidemic.
Salvage Logging and Its Ecological Consequences is a “must-read” volume for policymakers, students, academics, practitioners, and professionals involved in all aspects of forest management, natural resource planning, and forest conservation.. Salvage logging—removing trees from a forested area in the wake of a catastrophic event such as a wildfire or hurricane—is highly controversial. In the final chapter, the authors discuss policy management implications and offer prescriptions for mitigating the impacts of future salvage harvesting efforts. They g