In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- They prefer unaltered forest, and populations generally decline after forests have been clear-cut.
- It had been clear-felled some eighty years ago which meant that the trees were of a fairly uniform size.
- Those who profit from clear-cutting hillsides contribute to the floods that sweep away the homes and crops of those living below.
- Multinational forest companies continue to regularly clear-cut old-growth forests, and biodiversity is rapidly waning.
- In order to salvage the wood, huge tracts of upland forest were clear-cut.
- Vast tracts of this rich forest are now marked as timber coupes to be clear-felled.
- Bog forests were essentially clear-cut and a large portion of the nutrient base supporting these forests was probably removed with the timber.
- So, even if we have not yet reached the point of clear-cutting the last proud acre of old-growth randomness, maybe it's not too early to consider the question of long-term supply.
- When Northwest coniferous forests are clear-cut, hardwoods are often the first trees to grow in their place.
- It has no policy on replanting forests that are being intensively clear-cut.
- First, the forest is clear-cut and burnt, and the soil tilled and treated with large quantities of lime to correct its natural acidity.
- Erected to keep the company from clear-cutting their land, the barricade is reportedly the longest-running in Canadian history.
- One participant talked of how it takes a multi-national forestry company five seconds to cut a tree by today's standard clear-cutting methods.
- The international loggers have correctly perceived that, once they have paid for the lease, their interests are best served by clear-cutting the rainforest on their leased land.
- The roadless rule was designed to stop the timber giants from clear-cutting these precious natural resources.
- In western Washington, they are usually in areas that have been clear-cut, burned, or otherwise disturbed.
- Our choice was simply between wringing our hands against all logging or offering plantation thinning as a positive alternative to clear-cutting the old stuff.
- Indeed, some of them were whoppers like claiming areas had been clear-felled when they hadn't and putting misleading captions on photographs.
- However, much of the world's coffee is grown on large plantations that have been clear-cut out of the jungle.
- Who would want to go out and clear-fell it and convert it to pasture when the standing timber is the value?
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