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Main Title The wisdom of the spotted owl : policy lessons for a new century /
Author Yaffee, Steven Lewis.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 1994
OCLC Number 29634785
ISBN 1559632038 (cloth : acid-free paper); 9781559632034 (cloth : acid-free paper); 1559632046 (paper : acid-free paper); 9781559632041 (paper : acid-free paper)
Subjects Spotted owl--Northwest, Pacific. ; Forest management--Environmental aspects--Northwest, Pacific. ; Forest policy--United States. ; Wildlife conservation--Government policy--United States. ; Habitat conservation--Government policy--United States.
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ERAM  QL696.S83 Y34 1994 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 09/08/2009
Collation xxviii, 430 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-413) and index.
Contents Notes
The birth of a controversy: 1945-1977 -- Muddling through: 1978-1981 -- New science, new directives, more muddling: 1981-1984 -- The forest service's last stand: 1985-1989 -- All hell breaks loose: 1989-1993 -- Tough choices: a difficult issue under any circumstances -- Avoiding though choices: American decisionmaking processes -- Influencing tough choices: actors in American decisionmaking processes -- Insufficient policies and misleading politics -- Grounded in the past: agency values and management approaches -- The context for change -- Building more effective agencies and decisionmaking processes -- Building better policies.