“Our results indicate that conservation is preferable to restoration,” said Walter Dodds of
Dodds and colleagues from the Arizona Department of Water Resources,
“Overall, natural ecosystems had a higher value," Dodds said. "For instance, people will pay more to go to an old-growth forest than to one that's just been logged."….Photo from brochure Seattle and the Orient. "A Washington Fir 9 Feet in Diameter"