Researchers study impact of medicinal plant’s harvest in San Juan National Forest

by Ann Bond National forests supply Americans with many natural resources – timber, livestock forage, minerals, energy – and increasingly, medicinal plants. Although native plants have been harvested for centuries by Native American tribes for medicinal purposes in North America, the modern herbal industry has increased the pressure on some species. One of the medicinal … Continue reading Researchers study impact of medicinal plant’s harvest in San Juan National Forest