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March 2011
High Country News;3/7/2011, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p3
The article focuses on the draft proposal of the President Barack Obama administration regarding the forest planning rule in the U.S. It cites the objectives of the Forest Service's draft including adaption of policies to the pressures of climate change, involvement of the public in forest planning, and acceptance of management goals from the 1982 rule. Tony Tooke, agency's director of ecosystem management, cites that forest supervisors are required to develop plans for ecosystem restoration.


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