By Robert H. Nelson

ISBN-10: 0847697347

ISBN-13: 9780847697342

ISBN-10: 0847697355

ISBN-13: 9780847697359

In A Burning Issue, Robert Nelson makes a compelling case for abolishing the U.S. woodland provider. Created within the early twentieth century to supply medical administration of the nation's forests, the U.S. woodland provider used to be, for a few years, considered as a version organization within the federal executive. Nelson contends that this popularity is undeserved and the woodland Service's functionality this present day is unacceptable. not just has clinical administration confirmed very unlikely in perform, it's also objectionable in precept. in addition, Nelson argues that the woodland carrier lacks a coherent imaginative and prescient and prefers to sponsor in basic terms trendy environmental solutions―most lately environment administration. Creatively and cogently describing its heritage and screw ups, Nelson advocates exchanging the carrier with a decentralized method to regulate the safety of our nationwide forests. A Burning Issue is a provocative learn that provides insightful environmental coverage alternatives.

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