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Study Demonstrates High Conservation Potential Of Logged Rainforest

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August 28, 1998
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Duke University
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A scientific study shows that, eight years after their marketable timber was logged, parcels of Indonesian rain forest contained levels of tree species diversity comparable to those measured in nearby unlogged forest land.

DURHAM, N.C. -- A scientific study shows that, eight years after their marketable timber was logged, parcels of Indonesian rain forest contained levels of tree species diversity comparable to those measured in nearby unlogged forest land.


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Duke University. "Study Demonstrates High Conservation Potential Of Logged Rainforest." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 28 August 1998. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/08/980828073355.htm>.
Duke University. (1998, August 28). Study Demonstrates High Conservation Potential Of Logged Rainforest. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 23, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/08/980828073355.htm
Duke University. "Study Demonstrates High Conservation Potential Of Logged Rainforest." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/08/980828073355.htm (accessed April 23, 2014).

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