native forests

Jefferson Exchange | January 16, 2015 | 9:00
10:10 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Listening To Stories From "The Articulate Earth"

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David Rains Wallace is one of many people who fell in love with the American West and never got over it. 

He's been living in California and writing about the environment for decades now. 

And now a number of his shorter works have been compiled into Articulate Earth: Adventures in Ecocriticism.

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Jefferson Exchange | March 10, 2014 | 9:00
10:10 am
Mon March 10, 2014

Rainforests And "Ecosystem Services" From Standing Timber

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Throw another log on the fire of debate over proper use of forests in the region. 

Scientists from here and Germany just released a study making the case for the benefits of leaving trees standing. 

Our region is right smack in the middle of a band of temperate rainforests from the Redwoods to Alaska. 

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Jefferson Exchange | November 5, 2013
1:01 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Conifers Of The Pacific Slope

Credit Backcountry Press

When you're really interested in trees with seed cones, it sure helps to live in our region. 

And Michael Kauffman does. 

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