(New) [Plowed Under Agriculture Environment in the Palouse Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books] AUTHOR Andrew P. Duffin

  • Hardcover
  • 240
  • Plowed Under Agriculture Environment in the Palouse Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books
  • Andrew P. Duffin
  • English
  • 09 August 2020
  • 9780295987439

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REVIEW ò Plowed Under Agriculture Environment in the Palouse Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books In Plowed Under Andrew P Duffin traces the transformation of the Palouse region of Washington and Idaho from land thought unusable and unproductive to a wealth generating agricultural paradise weighing the conseuences of what this progress has wrought During the twentieth century the Palouse became synonymous with wheat and the landscape was irrevocably altered At the dawn of the twenty first century native vegetation is almost nonexistent stream.

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REVIEW ò Plowed Under Agriculture Environment in the Palouse Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books Y a remnant of an older agrarian past has been taken to the extreme and is partly responsible for erosion problems that are among the worst in the nationIn the hope of charting a better sustainable future Duffin argues for a candid look at the land its people their decisions and the repercussions of those decisions As he notes the debate is not over whether to use the land but over what that use will look like and its social and ecological result.

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REVIEW ò Plowed Under Agriculture Environment in the Palouse Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books Water is so dirty that it is often unfit for even livestock and 94 percent of all land has been converted to agricultureCommercial agriculture also created a less noticeable ecological change soil erosion While common to industrial agriculture nationwide topsoil loss evoked different political and social reactions in the Palouse Farmers all over the nation take pride in their freedom and independence but in the Palouse Duffin shows this mentalit.