Dunn, J.R. 2008. The Food Crisis. The American Thinker, April 2008.

J.R. Dunn is consulting editor of American Thinker

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April 30, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Rural Culture, Rural Economics, Agriculture

Harris, Peter John Faraday. 2008. An Urgent Signal for the Coming Ice Age.

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April 28, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Paleobotany and Paleoclimatology, Pre-Holocene Climates

Alvaro Vargas Llosa. 2008. Food For Thought. The New Republic [here]

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April 23, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Rural Economics, Agriculture

Soon, Willie, Sallie Baliunas, Craig Idso, Sherwood Idso, and David R. Legates. 2003. Reconstructing Climatic and Environmental Changes of the Past 1000 Years: A Reappraisal. Energy & Environment, Vol. 14, Nos. 2 & 3, 2003.

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April 11, 2008 | Comments Off | Topic:  Paleobotany and Paleoclimatology, Holocene Climates

Driessen, Paul. 2008. Still Feeding the World: a Tribute to Norman Borlaug.

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April 8, 2008 | Comments Off | Topic:  Rural Culture, Rural Economics, Agriculture

Bell, Roni. 1998. Cut, Burn and Kill. Range Magazine, Spring 1999.

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April 7, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Ranching and Animal Husbandry, Rural Culture, Local History

Frost, Ric, Casey Roberts, Garrett Hyatt, John Fowler. 2007. Montane Meadow and Open Area Encroachment in the Lincoln Forest, Sacramento Grazing Allotment. New Mexico State Univ. Cooperative Extension Service/Agricultural Experiment Station, Range Improvement Task Force, Report 69.

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Frost, Ric. 2007. Just One Match - An Easy Way To Destroy New Mexico. Range Magazine, Spring 2007.

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The second paper is a “popular” version of the first for lay readers, although both are very good and not too technical for most people.

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April 7, 2008 | Comments Off | Topic:  Ecology, Management, Forest and Fire Sciences

Dovel, George. 2008. What They Didn’t Tell You About Wolf Recovery. The Outdoorsman, Bull. No. 26, Jan-Mar 2008.

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Geist, Val. 2008. Two Letters from Dr. Valerius Geist. The Outdoorsman, Bull. No. 26, Jan-Mar 2008.

Dovel, George. 2008. Attempt to End Airborne Predator Control-How Alaska’s Governor Responded. The Outdoorsman, Bull. No. 26, Jan-Mar 2008.

Collinge, Mark. 2008. Relative risks of predation on livestock posed by individual wolves, black bears, mountain lions and coyotes in Idaho. The Outdoorsman, Bull. No. 26, Jan-Mar 2008.

Dovel, George . 2008. Outdoorsmen Document Surplus Wolf Kills Hunters Comment on Declining Elk Harvests. The Outdoorsman, Bull. No. 26, Jan-Mar 2008.

The Outdoorsman is edited and published by George Dovel. For subscription info please contact:

The Outdoorsman
P.O. Box 155
Horseshoe Bend, ID 83629

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April 6, 2008 | Comments Off | Topic:  Wildlife Sciences, Wildlife Policy, Predators

Archibald, David. 2008. Solar Cycle 24: Implications for the United States. International Conference on Climate Change March, 2008.

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April 5, 2008 | Comments Off | Topic:  Paleobotany and Paleoclimatology, Holocene Climates

Dubrasich, Michael E. and Gregory J. Brenner. 2008. Comments to the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest Regarding “Appropriate Management Response”. Western Institute for Study of the Environment.

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If you would like a free CD with the Comments and the Appendices (450+ MB), please email W.I.S.E. a request with your address.

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April 1, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Policy, Management, Forest and Fire Sciences