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    Author(s): Steve Carver; Steve McCool; Zdenka Krenova; Mark Fisher; Stephen Woodley
    Date: 2014
    Source: International Journal of Wilderness. 20(2): 36-42.
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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    Description

    The 50th Anniversary of the U.S. Wilderness Act is a cause for celebration, not least of which is the scientific use recognized in Section 4(b) of the act. This year also marks the 20th anniversary of publication of the International Journal of Wilderness (IJW). IJW plays a unique role in wilderness stewardship, science, and advocacy, providing a forum for presentation and discussion of important questions, challenges, and opportunities. But wilderness provides unique opportunities for science, and IJW provides an equally useful international venue for scientists interested in establishing a dialogue with managers and interested publics.

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    Citation

    Carver, Steve; McCool, Steve; Krenova, Zdenka; Fisher, Mark; Woodley, Stephen. 2014. Fifty years of wilderness science: An international perspective. International Journal of Wilderness. 20(2): 36-42.

    Keywords

    wilderness science, U.S. Wilderness Act

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