News FocusFOREST CONSERVATION

Learning to Adapt

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  29 Jul 2005:
Vol. 309, Issue 5735, pp. 688-690
DOI: 10.1126/science.309.5735.688

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution

Summary

The ambitious Northwest Forest Plan tried to balance desires for timber and biodiversity, but preservation trumped logging--and research. Can the plan be made as adaptable and science-friendly as intended?