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Essential Environment

Environmental Science

Quiz 9 :

Forests, Forest Management, and Protected Areas

Quiz 9 :

Forests, Forest Management, and Protected Areas

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_____________% of Earthʹs land area is currently covered by forest.
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Choose the item best matches each item in the following: -Mission is to protect natural resources for future generations through use restrictions and prohibition of resource extraction, but provides public access for current enjoyment
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D

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The first national park was _____________.
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B

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_____________ are replacing primary forests in much of southeast Asia.
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In the United States, most logging takes place in _____________ .
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Choose the item best matches each item in the following: -Internationally managed sites of cultural and natural importance
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Land trusts are _____________.
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The SLOSS dilemma involves controversy over _____________.
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Choose the item best matches each item in the following: -Issues global forest assessment based on remote sensing data
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Concessions granted by developing nations allow _____________.
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img Use the figure above to answer the following question -Many forest resource managers aim to maintain resource populations at the position named in the question above because it ___________________
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Choose the item best matches each item in the following: -Established under the leadership of Gifford Pinchot to manage forests for ʺthe greatest good of the greatest number in the long runʺ
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Deforestation _____________.
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Fire history in an open pine woodland ecosystem would be best determined by _____________.
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img Use the figure above to answer the following question -If forests are strictly managed according to the maximum sustainable yield model, some biodiversity will still be lost because _______________.
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Why do developing nations impose few or no restrictions on logging?
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img Use the figure above to answer the following question -The arrow at the top right of the graph represents the _______________.
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Choose the item best matches each item in the following: -Private land trust that purchases and protects areas in natural condition
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img Use the figure above to answer the following question -Most forest resource managers aim to maintain resource populations _____________ of the pictured curve.
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Choose the item best matches each item in the following: -Federal lands protected from development but open to camping and nature study
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