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Richard W. Behan

Richard W. Behan is professor emeritus of natural resource policy and dean emeritus of the School of Forestry at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona.

Plundered Promise

Capitalism, Politics, and the Fate of the Federal Lands

What has been done to our public lands? Irreplaceable forests harvested for lumber. Vast expanses of rangeland leased at rates far below market value. Mineral resources extracted with little or no royalties paid. These and other actions have...