Human Ecology

, Volume 27, Issue 2, pp 359–368 | Cite as

Ecological Restoration and Local Communities: A Case Study from Sinkyone Wilderness State Park, Mendocino County, California

  • Frederica Bowcutt


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Frederica Bowcutt
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  1. 1.Ecology Graduate GroupUniversity of CaliforniaDavis

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