American Forests

"Американские леса"
Общественная организация, выступающая за сохранение и изучения лесного богатства и экологического равновесия, организацию древонасаждения. Основана в 1875 в Чикаго как Американская ассоциация лесоводства [American Forestry Association], старейшая экологическая организация страны. В 1933 участвовала в создании Гражданского корпуса охраны природных ресурсов [Civilian Conservation Corps], организовала первую программу экотуризма. Около 35 тыс. членов. Штаб-квартира в г. Вашингтоне. Издает журнал "Америкэн форестс" [American Forests magazine] (с 1895).

English-Russian dictionary of regional studies. 2013.

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