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Title: How the eastern US National Forests were formed [Book review]

Author: Iverson, Louis R.;

Date: 2014

Source: Landscape Ecology. 29(1): 179-180.

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: As a landscape ecologist conducting research on eastern forests for the US Forest Service (e.g.,, I was eager to learn about how the eastern National Forests came to be, as these forests now play such an important part of the natural world and provide a large carbon sink. The book did not disappoint and I'm confident that it will be informative and interesting to a large swath of people with interests in the eastern US landscape or environmental history.

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Iverson, Louis R. 2014. How the eastern US National Forests were formed [Book review]. Landscape Ecology. 29(1): 179-180.


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