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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Economic Impacts of the Shortleaf-Bluestem Community Restoration Project

Anusha Shrestha and Sayeed R Mehmood.

in Journal of Forestry

November 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 6033 words.

Abstract

Ecological restoration is currently a priority for national forests in the United States. However, the ecological benefits of such projects have been...

Procurement Contracting and Forest Communities: Factors Affecting Local Business Utilization in the Inland Northwest

Chelsea P McIver, Alexander L Metcalf and Erik C Berg.

in Journal of Forestry

September 2018; p ublished online August 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 6478 words.

Abstract

Economic conditions in rural communities adjacent to large tracts of public land are disproportionately affected by federal land-use decisions. Policy...

Logging Pattern and Landscape Change in Southern Mexico: Identifying Potential Weaknesses and Strengthening Conservation in Community-Based Management Programs through Landscape Analysis

J A Ascanio-Lárraga, J L León-Cortés, M A Castillo-Santiago and E Ramírez-Segura.

in Journal of Forestry

November 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 5981 words.

Abstract

The assessment of landscape dynamic changes under community-based management schemes represents a key step to assess the viability of alternative...

Incorporating Social Diversity into Wildfire Management: Proposing “Pathways” for Fire Adaptation

Travis B Paveglio, Matthew S Carroll, Amanda M Stasiewicz, Daniel R Williams and Dennis R Becker.

in Forest Science

September 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 17335 words.

Abstract

Existing research suggests that adoption or development of various wildfire management strategies may differ across communities. However, there have...

Strategies for Successful Engagement of African American Landowners in Forestry

John Schelhas, Sarah Hitchner and Puneet Dwivedi.

in Journal of Forestry

November 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 6553 words.

Abstract

Engaging African American landowners in forestry has been an enduring challenge because of historical discrimination, ownership issues such as heirs’...

Mapping and Modeling Ecological Conditions of Longleaf Pine Habitats in the Apalachicola National Forest

Matthew D Trager, Jason B Drake, Amy M Jenkins and Carl J Petrick.

in Journal of Forestry

May 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 5814 words.

Abstract

We developed a historical natural community map and a spatially explicit ecological condition model (ECM) to evaluate conditions of the Apalachicola...

Local Capacity to Engage in Federal Wildfire Suppression Efforts: An Explanation of Variability in Local Capture of Suppression Contracts

Max Nielsen-Pincus, Cody Evers, Cassandra Moseley, Heidi Huber-Stearns and R Patrick Bixler.

in Forest Science

September 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 9285 words.

Abstract

The US National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy emphasizes the importance of resilient forests and local community capacity in preparation...

Rethinking the Wildland Fire Management System

Matthew P Thompson, Donald G MacGregor, Christopher J Dunn, David E Calkin and John Phipps.

in Journal of Forestry

June 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 6707 words.

Abstract

In the western United States and elsewhere, the need to change society’s relationship with wildfire is well-recognized. Suppressing fewer fires in...

The Economic Contribution of Stewardship Contracting: Two Case Studies from the Mount Hood National Forest

Jean M Daniels, Max Nielsen-Pincus, Michael Paruszkiewicz and Nathan Poage.

in Journal of Forestry

May 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 5958 words.

Abstract

We conducted an economic analysis of two case study stewardship contracts on the Mount Hood National Forest in western Oregon. Stewardship contracting...

The Context of Place: Issues Measuring Place Attachment across Urban Forest Contexts

Christopher J Wynveen, Ingrid E Schneider and Arne Arnberger.

in Journal of Forestry

June 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 5312 words.

Abstract

Since the late 1990s, forest managers and researchers have been encouraged to incorporate place attachment into their projects and decision-making....

Arthropod Abundance, Diversity, and Biomass during Bird Breeding Season in Camden White Gum and Slash Pine Plantations in the Southeastern United States

Elizabeth J Messick, Christopher E Comer, Michael A Blazier and T Bently Wigley.

in Forest Science

July 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Forestry and Silviculture. 7976 words.

Abstract

Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus spp.) plantations have potential to increase availability of small-diameter hardwoods for traditional wood products and...