eBook Us Land & National Resource Policy, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1592376851
  • ISBN-13: 9781592376858
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 921 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

A comprehensive overview of the policy debates surrounding U.S. public lands and the natural resources they contain. This greatly expanded sencond edition traces the origin and evolution of policy, the current debate and future direction of land and natural resources policy.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Figures & Maps.
List of Tables.
Preface.
Introduction.
1: Natural Resources and Public Lands Policies.
2: The Evolution of Public Lands Policy.
3: Overview of Land Set Asides Withdrawals and Policies.
4: Biodiversity and the Preservation of Endangered Species.
5: National Forests and Timber Policy.
6: Grazing and Public Lands.
7: Mining and Energy.
8: Water Resources.
9: National Parks and Wilderness.
10: The Debate about Public Lands and Natural Resources.
11: U. S. Land and Natural Resources Policy Primary Documents.
12: Natural Resources and Public Lands Policies.
13: The Evolution of Public Lands Policy.
14: Overview of Land Set Asides, Withdrawals and Policies.
15: Biodiversity and the Preservation of Endangered Species.
16: National Forests and Timber Policy.
17: Grazing and Public Lands.
18: Mining and Energy.
19: Water Resources.
20: National Parks and Wilderness.
21: The Debate about Public Lands and Natural Resources.
22: State Data and Maps.
Alabama.
Alaska.
Arizona.
Arkansas.
California.
Colorado.
Connecticut.
Delaware.
District of Columbia.
Florida.
Georgia.
Hawaii.
Idaho.
Illinois.
Indiana.
Iowa.
Kansas.
Kentucky.
Louisiana.
Maine.
Maryland.
Massachusetts.
Michigan.
Minnesota.
Mississippi.
Missouri.
Montana.
Nebraska.
Nevada.
New Hampshire.
New Jersey.
New Mexico.
New York.
North Carolina.
North Dakota.
Ohio.
Oklahoma.
Oregon.
Pennsylvania.
Rhode Island.
South Carolina.
South Dakota.
Tennessee.
Texas.
Utah.
Vermont.
Virginia.
Washington.
West Virginia.
Wisconsin.
Wyoming.
23: National Data, Maps and Rankings.
24: United States.
25: Maps.
26: National Rankings.
27: Department of the Interior.
28: Industry Resources for Land and Natural Resources.
29: Industry Resources: Agriculture.
30: Industry Resources: Environment & Conservation.
31: Industry Resources: Fishing.
32: Industry Resources: Lumber & Wood.
33: Industry Resources: Mining.
34: Industry Resources: Paper & Allied Products.
35: Industry Resources: Petroleum & Allied Products.
36: Industry Resources: Water Supply.
37: Alphabetical Index.
Appendices.
Chronology of U.S. Land and National Resource Policy.
U.S. Land Acts and Laws.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Index.