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by Luigi Guarino on October 11, 2013

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Cédric Jeanneret October 11, 2013 at 12:57 pm

CWR: A shame the article sits behind a paywall.
Video in PPT in video (VPV as the real experts call it): You’ll fall asleep watching this tech demo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dk2Pt53uluA

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Cédric Jeanneret October 11, 2013 at 1:37 pm

Seriously, 1491&1492: the pristine myth of wilderness is captivating. The third part of the BBC documentary ‘Congo’ – ‘Footprints in the Forest’ deconstructed many of the ideals I imagined when at university. Highly recommended. See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Congo_(BBC_TV_series)#3._.22Footprints_in_the_Forest.22

Since we are in 1492:
http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~alcoze/for398/class/pristinemyth.html

Also a great read:
Conservation in human-modified landscapes
http://www.mail.conbio.net/images/content_publications/Chapter13.pdf

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