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Please don't call it Forestry, Part 1: Clearcuts

(see also Part 2: The Timber Industry, Douglas-fir National Monument,
Old-growth Douglas-fir Forests and Pseudotsuga menziesii)

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Image 1. A huge clearcut in Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands), British Columbia, as seen from the air.


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Image 2. A huge in Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands), British Columbia, as seen from the air.

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Image 3. Clearcut patches to the horizon, as seen from the top of Saddle Mountain, Oregon.

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Image 4. Clearcut areas on private timberland within
Willamette National Forest in the Santiam River watershed.

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Image 5. Clearcut areas on private timberland within
Willamette National Forest in the Santiam River watershed.

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Image 6. Clearcut areas on private timberland within
Willamette National Forest in the Santiam River watershed.

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Image 7. A clearcut in Oregon.

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Image 8. A clearcut in Oregon.

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Image 9. A clearcut and new stands along the Oregon coast.

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Image 10. A clearcut and new stands along the Oregon coast.

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Image 11. New seedlings in a clearcut, Oregon Cascades.

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Image 12. Clearcut hilldside on private timberland near Sweet Home, Oregon.

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Image 13. Distant clearcuts and new stands along the Oregon coast.

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Image 14. Clearcut patches near Mt. Baker, Washington.

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Image 15. Distant clearcuts in Washington.

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