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Nature and culture in two Pacific Northwest timber-dependent communities

Amanda Six

Nature and culture in two Pacific Northwest timber-dependent communities

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Resource-based communities -- Oregon -- McKenzie River Valley.,
  • Resource-based communities -- Washington (State) -- Selkirk.,
  • Lumber trade -- Oregon -- McKenzie River Valley.,
  • Lumber trade -- Washington (State) -- Selkirk.,
  • Timber -- Oregon -- McKenzie River Valley.,
  • Timber -- Washington (State) -- Selkirk.,
  • McKenzie River Valley (Or.) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Washington (State) -- Selkirk -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Amanda Six.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination99 leaves, bound :
    Number of Pages99
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15412750M

    The Pacific Northwest was the great pivot between laissez-faire logging and state-sponsored conservation and the fires that would accompany each. Then fire faded as an environmental issue. But it has returned over the past decade like an avenging angel, forcing the region to again consider the defining dialectic between axe and flame. Between Two Fires: A Fire History of Contemporary America (University of Arizona Press, ) To the Last Smoke- Vol. 1 Florida, Vol. 2 California, Vol. 3 Northern Rockies, Vol. 4 Southwest, Vol. 5 Great Plains, Vol. 6 The Interior West, Vol. 7 The Northeast, Vol. 8 Slopovers: Oak Woodlands, Pacific Northwest, and Alaska, and Vol. 9 Here and. These partnerships organize community events, implement nature programming activities, connect communities with park planners and decision makers, explore nature-based career pathways, and offer other activities that build racial equity, diversity and inclusion in the region. The forests of the Pacific Northwest are just one of the many different _____ in the United States where many people work in the same industry. Economic regions The cultural diversity of the United States tends to be highest.

    Pacific Northwest History Research Pacific Northwest Quarterly is the leading scholarly journal devoted to the history and culture of the northwestern United States, including Alaska, and western Canada.


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