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One cheer for the military

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Stentor at Debitage finds a case where land is actually better off under military control than under the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. Partly it's a lucky accident, and partly it's a commentary on the way environmental policy is made piecemeal, so that clean-air laws aren't necessarily rethought when we learn that controlled fires are benign. (A dissertation that compares neighboring forests is here (PDF).)

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