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Published: 01 March 2024
Figure 1. Sketch of the joint root system of the F. elastica trees (trees represented as circles, twenty-five feet apart) at Charduar, drawn by J. Mckee, officiating conservator of forests, Assam, 1893. “Proceedings of the Inspector General of Forests for February 1896, Rubber Plantations More
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (1): 241–256.
Published: 01 May 2018
... . The second part of the article then offers an extended reading of the artistic strategies employed in White Wood . White Wood is a small deciduous woodland conceived by Wendling and created in collaboration with the community of Huntly. Among the many hundred trees planted were forty-nine oak saplings grown...
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Published: 01 March 2024
Figure 2. From George B. Cellon, Commercial Varieties of Mango and Avocado Trees (1912). Public domain, USDA National Agricultural Library/Internet Archive. More
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (2): 348–371.
Published: 01 November 2021
... explanation for this booming interest is the parlous state of Earth’s forests, which are disappearing at an alarming rate. Between 2014 and 2018 the planet lost tree cover equivalent in size to Texas and California combined. Yet an awareness that forests are metaphorically suffering does not require a belief...
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Published: 01 May 2016
Figure 2. Raccoon in playground tree. Author's photograph. More
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 2. Wounded orange tree in South Lebanon, 2012. Photograph by the author More
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Published: 01 May 2016
Figure 3. Goanna up the tree at Micalong Creek. Image courtesy of Lesley Instone. More
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Published: 01 November 2022
Figure 2. Henry Cyril Paget, 5th Marquess of Anglesey, seated in drag by a tree (1905). Photoprint, 13.7 × 8.6 cm. No. 2045338i, James Gardiner Collection, Wellcome Library, London, UK ( https://wellcomecollection.org/works/hy7v89v2 ). More
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Environmental Humanities (2023) 15 (2): 142–161.
Published: 01 July 2023
...Pieter Vermeulen Abstract This essay argues for the deep affinities between neoliberalism and environmental thought that embraces such figures as fungi, swarms, and especially trees. While critics like Rob Nixon turn to trees to promote modes of cooperative biology and plant communication...
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Environmental Humanities (2021) 13 (1): 66–92.
Published: 01 May 2021
... histories of wild almond trees, hybrid plants, and cycads, the author suggests that the emergent ecologies around them introduced radical stories to Kirstenbosch. The emergent ecologies’ storytelling is radical because it works at the roots of plants and historical genealogies, and it roots different...
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Environmental Humanities (2024) 16 (1): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2024
...Figure 1. Sketch of the joint root system of the F. elastica trees (trees represented as circles, twenty-five feet apart) at Charduar, drawn by J. Mckee, officiating conservator of forests, Assam, 1893. “Proceedings of the Inspector General of Forests for February 1896, Rubber Plantations...
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Published: 01 November 2021
Forest , by Katie Holten. Ink on paper, 2019–20. This artwork was made in collaboration with the poet Forrest Gander and was originally commissioned for the trees issue of Emergence Magazine . More
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 2. In this photo the highlights are no longer blown out, and detail on the protruding tree branches has been retained, but the rest of the shot is severely underexposed, with many of the rhododendrons invisible in the shadows. More
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Hannah Cooper-Smithson Hannah.lucy1705@gmail.com © 2022 Hannah Cooper-Smithson 2022 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). The tree on the lawn was a cypress, old and green and heavy with scaled leaves...
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Environmental Humanities (2016) 8 (1): 143–148.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., the pine beetle was devastating forests in all nineteen western states and Canada, decimating approximately 88 million acres of timber at a kill rate of 70 to 90 percent. The infestation has now slowed, simply because so many of the prime host trees in Colorado are either dead or dying. 5 The way...
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Environmental Humanities (2024) 16 (1): 58–78.
Published: 01 March 2024
...Figure 2. From George B. Cellon, Commercial Varieties of Mango and Avocado Trees (1912). Public domain, USDA National Agricultural Library/Internet Archive. ...
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (2): 385–400.
Published: 01 July 2022
... of the Western Boreal Forest , 35 . Describes ungulates eating aspen bark/cambium during starvation times. 54. For description of Indigenous peoples eating other tree cambiums like candy, see Turner, “‘That Was Our Candy!’” ; Marles et al., Aboriginal Plant Use , 250–52 ; Siegfried, “Ethnobotany...
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Environmental Humanities (2022) 14 (2): 303–320.
Published: 01 July 2022
... It is this point in time that the reader begins their journey through The Overstory , around the declaration of Iowa’s statehood in 1846. After a short, reflective passage about a woman sitting underneath a tree, The Overstory begins (and will end) with the story of Nicholas Hoel, an artist from a family...
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Environmental Humanities (2020) 12 (1): 285–287.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of Kenya’s Green Belt Movement founder and Nobel Peace Prize winner Wangari Maathai, who sought to regenerate land, households, and politics in Kenya by restoring soil, tree by tree. For Wangari, the preservation of soils through tree planting responded to the patriarchal authority that local agricultural...
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Environmental Humanities (2018) 10 (2): 397–420.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., the administrator said, “You should forget these ignorant creatures.” I asked him why. “They live surrounded by trees,” he explained. I replied, “So, they may not be ignorant in relation to the trees . . . ” Before I completed my sentence, he exclaimed, “No, they are ignorant about trees because they live too close...