12. Incorporating HRV in Minnesota National Forest Land and Resource Management Plans: a Practitioner's Story

  1. John A. Wiens3,4,
  2. Gregory D. Hayward5,6,
  3. Hugh D. Safford7,8 and
  4. Catherine M. Giffen9
  1. Mary Shedd1,
  2. Jim Gallagher2,
  3. Michael Jiménez1 and
  4. Duane Lula1

Published Online: 8 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118329726.ch12

Historical Environmental Variation in Conservation and Natural Resource Management

Historical Environmental Variation in Conservation and Natural Resource Management

How to Cite

Shedd, M., Gallagher, J., Jiménez, M. and Lula, D. (2012) Incorporating HRV in Minnesota National Forest Land and Resource Management Plans: a Practitioner's Story, in Historical Environmental Variation in Conservation and Natural Resource Management (eds J. A. Wiens, G. D. Hayward, H. D. Safford and C. M. Giffen), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118329726.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 3

    PRBO Conservation Science, 3820 Cypress Dr #11, Petaluma, CA 94954, USA

  2. 4

    School of Plant Biology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 2006, Australia

  3. 5

    USDA Forest Service, Alaska Region, 3301 C Street, Anchorage, AK 99504, USA

  4. 6

    USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region, Lakewood, CO 80401, USA

  5. 7

    USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Region, Vallejo, CA 94592, USA

  6. 8

    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA

  7. 9

    USDA Forest Service, National Office Washington, DC, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    USDA Forest Service, Superior National Forest, 8901 Grand Avenue Place, Duluth, MN 55808, USA

  2. 2

    USDA Forest Service, Chippewa National Forest (retired), 200 Ash Avenue NW, Cass Lake, MN 56633, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444337921

Online ISBN: 9781118329726

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Keywords:

  • HRV in Minnesota national forest land/resource, a practitioner's story;
  • Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest and the Superior National Forest;
  • HRV of Minnesota's northern forest ecosystems, as planning tools;
  • Laurentian Mixed Forest Province, natural and human processes;
  • Minnesota's National Forests, land ownerships over the “Three T's;
  • Chippewa and Superior's decision in using HRV, forest sustainability;
  • sustainability inseparable, ecological and socioeconomic;
  • HRV potential, ecological, social, economic sustainability;
  • MFRC members, shared goals for common desired conditions;
  • collaboration, a vital part of Forest Planning with HRV's critical role

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ecological and Socioeconomic Setting

  • Why we Used our Understanding of HRV as a Planning Tool

  • How We Defined HRV

  • How We Collaborated with Partners in the Development of HRV

  • How We Characterized HRV

  • HRV and Development of Management Alternatives

  • Lessons Learned on the Use of HRV in Forest Management

  • Conclusion

  • References