About this collection

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).

The Environment & Society Portal offers a growing selection of representative articles from the journal.

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"Fighting With a Weed: Water Hyacinth and the State in Colonial Bengal, c. 1910–1947"
Iqbal, Iftekhar
"Population, Land Use and Environmental Impacts in Shucheng County, Anhui Province, China during the Ming and Qing Dynasties"
Zuozhi, Yan et al.
"Contestation over Resources: The Farmer-Miner Dispute in Colonial Zimbabwe, 1903–1939"
Musemwa, Muchaparara
"Jan van Riebeeck as Pioneering Explorer and Conservator of Natural Resources at the Cape of Good Hope (1652–62)"
Pooley, Simon
"Prehistory of Southern African Forestry: From Vegetable Garden to Tree Plantation"
Showers, Kate B.
"Brief Historical Ecology of Northern Portugal during the Holocene"
Pinto, Bruno, Carlos Aguar, and Maria Partidário
"The Banks Peninsula Forests and Akaroa Cocksfoot: Explaining a New Zealand Forest Transition"
Wood, Vaughan, and Eric Pawson
"Environmental Failure, Success and Sustainable Development: The Hauraki Plains Wetlands Through Four Generations of New Zealanders"
Hatvany, Matthew
"Forest Conservation and the Reciprocal Timber Trade between New Zealand and New South Wales, 1880s–1920s"
Stubbs, Brett J.
"Imperial Ethos, Dominions Reality: Forestry Education in New Zealand and Australia, 1910–1965"
Roche, Michael M., and John Dargavel
"Trees of Gold and Men Made Good? Grand Visions and Early Experiments in Penal Forestry in New South Wales, 1913–1938"
Taylor, Benedict
"Tree Planting in Canterbury, New Zealand, 1850–1910"
Star, Paul
"Colonial Geographies of Settlement: Vegetation, Towns, Disease and Well-Being In Aotearoa/New Zealand, 1830s–1930s"
Beattie, James
"Introduction," Environment and History 14, no. 4, Trans-Tasman Forest History special issue (Nov. 2008)
Stubbs, Brett J., Paul Star, and Michael M. Roche
"Three Dimensions of Environmental History"
Hughes, J. Donald