Volume 16, No.2, Summer 1998

Features

It's been a terrific deal for the bald eag
Roger Meiners, Bruce Yandle
By Roger E. Meiners and Bruce Yandle

Columns

Daniel Benjamin
By Daniel K. Benjamin More than half of the increased market share of light trucks stems from government regulation.
Daniel Benjamin
By Daniel K. Benjamin If these advances continue, solar energy will displace fossil fuels to a growing extent over the next fifty years.

Perspectives

Linda Platts
While ecotourism has been touted as a way to save everything from tigers to sea turtles, it might also prove an economic boon to the financially beleaguered U.S. Forest Service.
Linda Platts
Deep in the South Bronx a small company is making a big impact on forest preservation, waste reduction, and furniture design. And that's only part of the story.
Linda Platts
An Alabama hairdresser is making oily hair his specialty. Phillip McCrory has devised a technique to clean up oil spills with hair trimmings. The technique is now being refined at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama.
Linda Platts
Family farms and ranches have found that entertainment is a cash crop that can keep them in business, even when more traditional fruit and vegetable crops cannot.
Linda Platts
American companies have discovered that planting and preserving trees can reap a wealth of benefits. It can help the environment, it can boost their corporate image, and ultimately it could help the bottom line.