The American West at Risk: Science, Myths and Politics of Land Abuse and Recovery
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Quotations

SOUND SCIENCE AND OTHERWISE

LAND USE

FARMING

GRAZING

ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES/SOLUTIONS

POLITICS AND THE MILITARY VIEW

THE LAW

OFF-ROADERS AND OTHER DINOSAURS

WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION

HOW THE SYSTEM WORKS, OR DOESN'T

WATER

PROTEST

BUREAUCRATS AND BUREAURACIES

TECHNOCRATS AND TECHNOCRACY

ENERGY

CIVILIZATION - PAST AND FUTURE

EARTH ART

CLIMATE CHANGE

SUSTAINABILITY

NATIVE INTELLIGENCE & SAGE OBSERVATIONS

UNSAGE OBSERVATIONS

THE BOOK

The American West at Risk: Science, Myths and Politics of Land Abuse and Recovery

The American West At Risk summarizes the dominant human-generated environmental challenges in the 11 contiguous arid western United States - America's legendary, even mythical, frontier.

It now faces depletion of many of these resources, and potentially serious threats to its few "renewable" resources.
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ABOUT THE AUTHORS

Dr. Howard G. Wilshire, Geologist; Dr. Jane E. Nielson, Geologist; Richard W. Hazlett, Geologist


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