Practicing Social Forestry
You've heard of lots of different approaches to forest management, but "social forestry?"
There is such a thing; and it's about restoring connections between local communities and nearby forests that have been altered by the industrial approach to forestry.
Tom Ward, a permaculture expert, is working on a book on social forestry, and will teach a workshop on it in Southern Oregon later this month. He visits the studio to explain the approach.