Health of Idaho's Forests: A summary of conditions, issues and implications
Idaho's image is largely a reflection of its landscapes:itsmountainsand valleys, rivers and lakes, fields and plains, and especially its forests.
People identify with that landscape and the forests aesthetically and culturally as offering both a desired life-style and/or as a way of making a living.
Atkins, David A.; Byler, James; Livingston, Ladd; Rogers, Paul; and Bennett, Dayle, "Health of Idaho's Forests: A summary of conditions, issues and implications" (1999). Aspen Bibliography. Paper 1115.