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Proceedings: Biointensive management of the orchard understory
The concept of “sustainable agriculture” has become widely accepted by growers, consumers, and policymakers as an important guide for the future direction of food production systems. While we cannot know today what will ...
The need for a soil quality index: local and regional perspectives
(American Journal of Alternative Agriculture, 1992)
Our knowledge of soil is based primarily on quantitative analysis of isolated physical, chemical, and biological properties. However, the interaction of these quantitative aspects determines soil quality. Integrative tools ...
Raw Material Availability and the Organization of Technology
(American Antiquity, 1994)
Ethnographic examples of stone-tool makers in Australia and archaeological examples from three different areas in the western United States indicate that the availability of lithic raw materials is an important variable ...
Evaluating approaches to the conservation of rare and endangered plants
(Ecological Society of America, 1994)
Nearly 25% of the estimated 250,000 species of vascular plants in the world may become extinct within the next 50 yr (Raven 1987), and 22% of vascular plant species in the United States are currently of conservation concern ...
Variation in flowering phenology and its consequences for lupines colonizing Mount St. Helens
Species colonizing large-scale disturbances face heterogeneous environmental conditions that may strongly affect the relationship between phenotypic variation and reproduction. We investigated spatiotemporal variation in ...
Inhibitions and Compensations: A Study of the Effects of Negative Sanctions in Three Pacific Cultures
(Pacific Studies, 1991)
Oedipus is named after his injured feet because he represents that part of ourselves lamed by the social sanctions. The fact that sanctions used to control children have consequences for character is well documented in ...
Six easy steps to dating Pueblo III ceramic assemblages; working draft
(Crow Canyhon Archaeological Center, 8/5/1991 0)
Foreword to Special Issue on Public Archeology and Local Government
(United States. National Park Service. Cultural Resources, 1998)
Foreword to Special Issue on Public Archeology and Local Government.
Summary of Comments on the Draft Preliminary Report on Renewing Our National Archaeological Program.
(Society for American Archaeology, 1996)
This preliminary report of the Tempe Conference on "Renewing Our National Archaeological Program" is a slightly revised version of the draft report that was produced in March 1995 following the conference. This draft was ...
Occasional Papers of the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center No. 2: The Sand Canyon Archaeological Project: A Progress Report
(Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, 1992)
Included here are four chapters authored or co-authored by William D. Lipe as part of the Sand Canyon Archaeological Project: A Progress Report. The introduction to the report reads: “The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center ...