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Living with the Adirondack forest

Catherine Henshaw Knott

Living with the Adirondack forest

local perspectives on land use conflicts

by Catherine Henshaw Knott

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Adirondack Forest Preserve (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • Adirondack Forest Preserve.
    • Subjects:
    • Forest reserves -- Multiple use -- New York (State) -- Adirondack Forest Preserve,
    • Adirondack Forest Preserve (N.Y.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-301) and index.

      StatementCatherine Henshaw Knott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD428.A2 N75 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 314 p. :
      Number of Pages314
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL688391M
      ISBN 100801431220
      LC Control Number97035390

        The coffee table-sized book has been published in association and with support from the Adirondack Mountain Club. As Bill McKibben notes in his foreword to the book, “most protected areas in the country focus on spectacular granite or ice (but) the Adirondacks include everything, from the rocky tops of the High Peaks to the boggy lowlands and. Old Forge, NY. We know the Adirondack forest as a fantastic place for recreation and enjoyment of nature and conservation. This was not always the truth, when the Adirondack Park was created in by the State of New York – this diverse mountain landscape was a wild place.

      Forests and Trees of the Adirondacks High Peaks Region (Adirondack Mountain Club, ). Michael Kudish. Adirondack Upland Flora: An Ecological Perspective (Saranac, New York: The Chauncy Press, ). Ellen Rathbone, "Adirondack Tree Identification ," The Adirondack Almanack, 18 November Retrieved 31 January Adirondack Books, An Annotated Bibliography Douglas B. Welch (Compiler) (Hardcover - December ) Adirondack Books & Postcards. Adirondack Books & Videos. Living with the Adirondack Forest: Local Perspectives on Land Use Conflicts Catherine Henshaw Knott.

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