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forest growth consisting of mature or overmature trees.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Species that depend on big stands of
, such as marbled murrelets and spotted owls, would have much less room to roam.
The financial crisis did not cause the
patterns to become unsustainable.
The spotted owl was not saved because he was an owl, he was saved because he lived in
If you don't believe me, look at the genetic diversity of
forests and that of new growth forests.
forests to additional logging.
Trees identified as crucial for wildlife habitat-and remnant
-are being preserved.
Every language is an
forest of the mind, a watershed of thought, an entire ecosystem of spiritual possibilities.
has an important role in that mixture, in ecosystem dynamics and in providing unique wildlife habitat.
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