Forest Service Reform: Oversight Hearings Before the Subcommittees on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands and Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Natural Resources, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, Second Session, on the Forest Service's Role in Preserving the Nation's Natural Resources and in Sustaining Their Long-term Economic Productivity, February 1, 1994 and February 3, 1994--Washington, DC.
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Natural Resources. Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands, United States
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Page 110 - A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.
Page 364 - The days have ended when the forest may be viewed only as trees and trees viewed only as timber. The soil and the water, the grasses and the shrubs, the fish and the wildlife, and the beauty that is the forest must become integral parts of resource managers
Page 270 - the use of an ecological approach to achieve multipleuse management of the national forests and grasslands by blending the needs of people and environmental values in such a way that the national forests and grasslands represent diverse, healthy, productive, and sustainable ecosystems.
Page 166 - Heeds to Improve Efforts to Reduce Below-Cost Timber Sales (GAO/T-RCED-91-43, Apr. 25, 1991). Forest Service Needs to Improve Efforts to Protect the Government's Financial Interest and Reduce Below-Cost Timber Sales (GAO/T-RCED91-42, Apr. 24, 1991).
Page 235 - Effective, entrepreneurial governments transform their cultures by decentralizing authority. They empower those who work on the front lines to make more of their own decisions and solve more of their own problems.
Page 170 - Idaho-- may have to salmon spawning habitat. ^Federal Fire Management: Limited Progress in Restarting the Prescribed Fire Program (GAO/RCED-91-42, Dec.