Clearcuts: The Final Frontier

Clearcut: noun \ ˈklir-ˌkət  \ 1) an area of forest in which all the trees have been thoughtlessly and needlessly cut down so that one or two people can make their mortgage payment. 2) land often overlooked as abandoned or undesirable where humans, together with other organisms, can slowly transform wasteland back into a thriving, life-sustaining ecosystem. If there …