Definitions

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  • v. Present participle of overcut.

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Examples

  • On the Three Rivers Ranger District of the Kootenai National Forest, Tester's bill mandates logging of 3,000 acres per year for 10 years in fragile Yaak grizzly bear habitat, already severely damaged by decades of overcutting.

    Montana To Consider Bill Protecting Fish Habitat and Forest Jobs

  • It is estimated that less than two per cent of Haiti's original tropical forest cover remains today, the result of centuries of overcutting.

    Marcia DeSanctis: Thinking of a Haitian Man Named Junior

  • It is estimated that less than two per cent of Haiti\'s original tropical forest cover remains today, the result of centuries of overcutting.

    Marcia DeSanctis: Thinking of a Haitian Man Named Junior

  • The oil industry, clearance for salt pans, and overcutting by an increasing human population pose serious threats to these mangroves, but some are contained within protected areas.

    Ecoregions of Congo, Democratic Republic of (WWF)

  • The trailer does reek of desperate overcutting though.

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  • Global recession, timber overcutting, collapsing sugar prices combine to devastate economy..

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  • By overcutting his images, Luhrmann undercuts the emotion.

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  • Bills now before Congress contain riders that aim to: block cleanup of contaminated sediments at Superfund sites; undermine efforts to improve air quality; weaken protections for our drinking water; prevent hard - rock mining reforms on public lands; promote overcutting of timber on national forests; block common sense efforts to improve energy conservation and combat climate change; and undermine efforts to protect endangered species.

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  • Bills now before Congress contain riders that aim to: block cleanup of contaminated sediments at Superfund sites; undermine efforts to improve air quality; weaken protections for our drinking water; prevent hard-rock mining reforms on public lands; promote overcutting of timber on national forests; block common sense efforts to improve energy conservation and combat climate change; and undermine efforts to protect endangered species.

    Fact Sheet On Protecting Californias Big Sur Coast

  • Once again, the leaders of the Republican majority are polluting our spending bills with special interest riders that would promote overcutting in our forests, allow mining companies to dump more toxic waste on public land, and give a huge windfall to companies producing oil on federal lands.

    Remarks Of The President At Reddish Knob Overlook Virginia

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