Is there room for innovation in national forest management? In PERC's latest report, Robert Nelson proposes "charter forests" as a new management approach.
A lack of transmission lines makes wind farming an iffy crop
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Public Lands and Private Rights:The Failure of Scientific ManagementBy Robert H. Nelson