Firewood Collectors
Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at 10:15AM
[chuck] in Other, Western Ghats, firewood

A group of women walking out of a forest in the Western Ghats of southwestern India with loads of firewood (and a few leafy vegetables).  Undeniably, a basic need. Indisputably, uncontrolled exploitation of a finite resoure that will ultimately be depleted. Sadly, firewood can be managed like any other forest resource.

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