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Sarah van Gelder finds Northwest communities doing the nitty-gritty work of making sustainability happen
A Natural Gift
by Ian Gill
A tribe and an environmental group team up to protect one of the world's last remaining tracts of pristine temperate rainforest
by Tracy Rysavy
Loggers, farmers, and environmentalists experiment with collaboration and consensus
Dan Daggett finds ranchers who use cattle to restore grasslands
Voices of the Northwest
* KIM STAFFORD tells stories of a possible Northwest;
* LYNN JUNGWIRTH testifies about loggers turned ecosystem stewards;
* JANE BRAXTON LITTLE reports on community forestry coming of age;
* RONNIE YIMSUT talks to Latino and SE Asian forest harvesters;
* GIFFORD PINCHOT III tells the real story of "wise use";
* ROBERT LEO HEILMAN reflects on the challenges of knowing people
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Gifts of Self
LYNNE TWIST shares thoughts on discovering what we have to give
Heart & Soul
Transformation in Cyberspace
PETER and TRUDY JOHNSON-LENZ explore cyberspace experiments in consciousness and communication
A Global Constitution?
GIL FRIEND reports on the MAI, also called "the Son of GATT," and effort to make the world safer for corporate investment.