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The interdisciplinary academic journal Environment and History is published by the White Horse Press. Its intention is to to bring scholars in the humanities and biological sciences closer together, with the aim of constructing long and well-founded perspectives on present day environmental problems. (Text adapted from the journal's homepage).

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"Toiling in Paradise: Knowledge Acquisition in the Context of Colonial Agriculture in Brazil's Atlantic Forest"
De Oliveira, Rogerio Ribeiro, and Verena Winiwarter
"'When The Well's Dry:' Water and the Promise of Sustainability in the American Southwest"
Jenkins, David
"Landscape and Ambience on the Urban Fringe: From Agricultural to Imagined Countryside"
Goddard, Joseph
"Brazilian Federal Conservation Units: A Historical Overview of their Creation and of their Current Status"
Drummond, José Augusto, José Luiz de Andrade Franco, and Alessandra Bortoni Ninis
"Agrarian Change, Cattle Ranching and Deforestation: Assessing their Linkages in Southern Pará"
Pacheco, Pablo
"Goats, Marginality and the 'Dangerous Other'"
Siddle, David
"'A Network of Trust': Measuring and Monitoring Air Pollution in British Cities, 1912–1960"
Mosley, Stephen
"Campaigning for Street Trees, Sydney Botanic Gardens, 1890s–1920s"
Frawley, Jodi
"The Paradox of Discourse Concerning Deforestation in New Zealand: A Historical Survey"
Knight, Catherine
"The Fall and Fall in the Legal Status of Mustelids in New Zealand"
Wells, Philippa
"Breaking New Ground? Gifford Pinchot and the Birth of 'Empire Forestry' in the Philippines, 1900–1905"
Bankoff, Greg
"Sludge on Tap: Queensland's First Water Pollution Legislation, 1944–1985"
Wegner, Jan
"An Imperial, National and State Debate: The Rise and Near Fall of the Australian Forestry School, 1927–1945"
Bennett, Brett
"'Ruined and Lost': Spanish Destruction of the Pearl Coast in the Early Sixteenth Century"
Perri, Michael
"Production Cycles and Decline in Traditional Iron Smelting in the Maidan, Southern India, c. 1750–1950: An Environmental History Perspective"
Sivramkrishna, Sashi