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Table of Contents - Wilderness and Natural Areas in the Eastern United States: A Management Challenge
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  • David Kulhavy, Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture, Stephen F. Austin State University
  • Richard N. Conner, Wildlife Habitat and Silviculture Laboratory, Southern Research Station, U.S.D.A., Forest Service, Nacogdoches, Texas 75962
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Publication Date
1-1-1986
Abstract
CONTENTS Foreword ........................................................................................................................... v Kent T. Adair Preface ............................................................................................................................. vii SECTION 1: INTRODUCTION An Introduction to Wilderness and Natural Area Management ......................... 2 David L. Kulhavy, Richard N. Conner, Fred E. Smeins, and Michael H. Legg Wilderness: Important Legal, Social, Philosophical and Management Perspe ctives ................................................................................................................................ 5 John C. Hendee What's in a Name: Perspectives on Wilderness Management .......................... 12 Paul F. Barker Wilderness Management Issues and Recommended Solutions ....................... 15 Larry N. Phillips Why Have Wilderness? ................................................................................................ 19 Peter C. Kirby Does Public Involvement Help Wilderness Management Decisions? ............. 30 Howard Orr SECTION 2: WILDLIFE Wildlife in Eastern Wilderness and Natural Areas ................................................. 34 Richard N. Conner Wilderness Management: A Perspective on furbearers .................................... 36 Edward P. Hill Wilderness Preserves and Small Mammals in the Ea stern United States ... 44 David L. Schmidly Habitat Needs of Black Bears in the East .............................................................. 49 Michael R. Pelton Wilderness Areas: Impact on Gray and fox Squirrels ........................................ 54 Jimmy C. Huntley White-tailed Deer in Eastern Wilderness Areas ................................................... 62 Lowell K. Halls Moose in Eastern Wilderness--A Role For Prescribed fire ............................... 68 Hewlette S. Crawford The Effects of Wilderness on the Endangered Red·Cockaded Woodpecker . 71 Jerome A. Jackson, Richard N. Conner, and Bette J . Schardien Jackson Raptors and Eastern Wilderness ............................................................................... 79 James D. Fraser Wilderness as Wild Turkey Habitat in the Eastern United States .................... 85 James G. Dickson Preferences of Visitors for Wildlife Species ......................................................... 89 Bruce C. Hastings and William E. Hammitt Wilderness and Animal Disease Relationships ................................................... 94 Harry A. Jacobson The Role of Eastern Wilderness and Natural Areas as Genetic Preserves . 98 W. Alex Wall and Carol K. Evans The Dynamic Landscape Approach to Habitat Management .......................... 106 Raymond D. Dueser, Herman H. Shugart, Jr., and Edward F. Connor SECTION 3: FOREST PROTECTION Forest Protection ........................................................................................................ 114 David L. Kulhavy and David B. Drummond Activities of Insects in Forests: Implications for Wilderness Area Management ............................................................................................................... 115 Robert N. Coulson, Edward J . Rykiel, and D. A. Crossley, Jr. Coping with Forest Insect Pests in Southern Wilderness Areas with Emphasis on the Southern Pine Beetle .................................................................................... 120 Ronald F. Billings Hazard Rating for Southern Pine Beetles on Wilderness Areas on the Na tional Forests in Texas ............................................................................................. 126 James D. Smith and Wesley A. Nettleton Why Control Southern Pine Beetle Infestations in Wilderness Areas? The Four Notch and Huntsville State Park Experiences ........................................ 130 Ronald F. Billings and Forest E. Varner Forest Pathology Considerations in Eastern Wilderness and Natural Areas ............................................................................................................................. 136 Paul A. Mistretta Integrated Pest Management Concepts and Application in Wilderness and Natural Areas Management .................................................................................... 138 Gerard D. Hertel, Garland N. Mason, and Robert C. Thatcher SECTION 4: MANAGEMENT ISSUES An Introduction to Wilderness Management Issues ........................................ 146 Larry N. Phillips, Richa rd N. Conner, and David L. Kulhavy Wilderness Characteristics and Values .............................................................. 148 George D. Davis Indian Mounds Wilderness Area: Perceived Wilderneu Qualities and Impacts of Oil and Gas Development .................................................................. 156 Kent E. Evans Management of Oil and Gas Exploration in Big Thicket National Preserve 166 James C. Woods Air Resource and Wilderness Management Issues .......................................... 172 Keith R. McLaughlin Water Resource and Wilderness Management Issues .................................... 176 Keith R. Mclaughlin Influence of Fire on the Longleaf Pine-Biuestem Range in the Big Thicket Region ........................................................................................................................... 181 Geraldine E. Watson The Role of Fire in the Appalachian Hardwoods ................................................ 186 Robert K. Strosnider Towards a Fire Management Strategy in Eastern Mixedwood Forest Conser· vation Areas ................................................................................................................ 191 Ross W. Wein The Wilderness Management Challenge in Shenandoah National Park ..... 198 Robert R. Jacobsen Can Wilderness Remain Untrammeled Without Restricting Use? A Case History of Management in Shining Rock Wilderness ...................................... 203 Paul J. Wright The Wilderness Manager and the Mass Media ................................................. 208 Thomas M. Webb, Jr. SECTION 5: VISITOR NEEDS AND IMPACT Visitor Needs and User Impact .............................................................................. 210 H. Ken Cordell, Michael H. Legg, and Karen E. Cathey Eastern/ Western Wilderness Use and Users ................................................... 212 Franklin E. Boteler Identifying Wilderness Management Issues Through an Interactive Process ....................................................................................................................... 218 William J . Mclaughlin and Edwin E. Krumpe User Perception of Backcounby Management Policies at Great Smoky Mountains National Park ........................................................................................ 224 John H. Burde and Kevin A. Curran Recreational Resource Impacts: Visitor Perceptions and Management Re· sponses ..................................................................................................................... 229 Jeffrey L. Marion and David W. Lime Providing Information for Management Purposes ......................................... 236 Joseph W. Roggenbuck and Alan E. Watson Recreation in Eastern Wilderness: Do We Know What the Visitors Ex· pect? .......................................................................................................................... 244 Alan E. Watson and Joseph W. Roggenbuck Identification of Visitor Subgroup Differences to Facilitate Management De· clsions ....................................................................................................................... 248 Cary D. McDonald and WUliam E. Hammitt Resource Impacts of Recreation on Wilderness ........................................... 253 William E. Hammitt Shining Rock Wilderness: Impacts of Dispersed Use .................................. 260 Paul Richard Saunders Emerging Patterns in the Distribution of Roadies• Forested Areas in the Midsouth ..................................................................................................................... 266 Victor A. RudJs SECTION 6: VEGETATION Management of Plant Communities in Wilderness Areas ............................. 274 J ack D. McCullough Vegetation of the Roy E. Larsen Sandylands Sanctuary, Hardin Co., Tex· •• ................................................................................................................................... 275 J . A. Matos and D. C. Rudolph Floristic Composition and Management of East Texas Pitcher Plant Bogs 282 Elray S. Nixon and John R. Ward Vegetal Development on Abandoned Oil/ Gas Drilling Sites In the Big Thicket National Preserve ....................................................................................... 288 Michael S. Fountain Twenty·seven Years of Over-Browsing: Implications to White-Tailed Deer Management on Wilderness Areas ....................................................................... 294 James C. Kroll, William D. Goodrum, and Pamela J . Behrman Floristic Aspects of the Upland Island Wilderness Area in East Texas ....... 304 John R. Ward Bottomland Hardwood: Ecology, Management, and Preservation ............... 311 J im Neal and Jeff Haskins Water Yield and Quality From Undisturbed Forested Watersheds in East Texas ............................................................................................................................. 323 W. H. Blackburn and J . C. Wood Llmnological Aspects of Upland Island: A Wilderness Area in East Texas 328 Jennifer A. Sidnell, Clarence W. Reed, and Jack D. McCullough SECTION 7: GRASSLANDS AND SAVANNAHS Grasslands and Savannahs: Ecology, Preservation Status and Management ............................................................................................................ 338 Fred E. Smeins Preservation Status of True Prairie Grassland and Ecological Concepts Rel evant to Management of Prairie Preserves ..................................................... 339 Paul G. Risser Oak-Hickory Savannahs and Transition Zones: Preservation Status and Management Problems ......................................................................................... 345 Forrest L. Johnson Fire-Dependent Savannas and Prairies of the Southeast: Original Extent, Preservation Status, and Management Problems ......................................... 348 Cecil C. Frost, Joan Walker, and Robert K. Peet The Pine Barrens of New Jersey and Associated Communities: Preservation Status and Management Problems .................................................................... 358 Scott L. Collins, Charles T. Roman, and Ralph E. Good Natural Forest Openings of the Eastern United States ................................ 366 H. R. DeSelm Grasslands of Missouri: Preservation Status and Management Problems 376 Thomas E. Toney Grasslands and Savannahs of East Central Texas: Ecology, Preservation Sta· tus and Management Problems ............................................................................. 381 Fred E. Smeins and David D. Diamond Role of Private Organizations in the Protection of Grasslands and Savan· nahs ............................................................................................................................... 395 Rex R. Boner SECTION 8: SUMMARY Wilderness and Natural Areas in the East: Symposium Summary ............. 400 Robert C. Lucas
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David Kulhavy and Richard N. Conner. "Table of Contents - Wilderness and Natural Areas in the Eastern United States: A Management Challenge" (1986)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/david_l_kulhavy/17/