the area would have taken three to four weeks.
Doug Heiken of Oregon Wild said this week that the Second Show proposal is "a big step backward" and that restoration thinning allows the BLM to meet its timber goals "without clear-cutting
and without doing undue harm to wildlife habitat and watersheds.
Foresters at the Harvard University Graduate School of Forestry in Petersham are planning clear-cutting
at Harvard Forest as well, and often are asked, "Isn't clear-cutting
bad for the environment?
Not surprisingly, the industry-backed label is much more permissive than the FSC on most counts, including clear-cutting
, monoculture planting and using herbicides.
, particularly old-growth clear-cutting
, has no place in the Elliott (or anywhere else in Oregon).
Environmentalists appeared to lose big when Pacific Telesis shareholders rejected on Thursday their measure intended to discourage clear-cutting
of old-growth rain forests to make phone books.
, organic material in the soil decays supplying inorganic nitrogen to soil bacteria that form nitrogen oxides.
As we enter 2014, two decades after the adoption of President Clinton's landmark Northwest Forest Plan and well after most Oregonians have agreed that we value our public lands for far more than timber, are we really still arguing over what constitutes a clear-cut, and whether clear-cutting
our public lands is a good idea?
ForesTrade's Indonesian Cassia Cinnamon Project has encouraged local farmers to stop clear-cutting
Previously, research had shown that clear-cutting
timber can encourage production of nitrate -- and therefore of N.
The senator also has been quite outspoken in saying that he will not endorse clear-cutting
the O&C lands.
is completely sanctioned, owing to the Forest Salvage Rider passed by the government.
In recent weeks, a number of water agencies from around the state, including the Eugene Water & Electric Board, have sent letters of concern to Oregon's congressional delegation over proposed clear-cutting
While the funding crisis facing Lane, Curry, Coos, Josephine and other Western Oregon counties is very real, clear-cutting
the forests that fuel Oregon's tourism and recreation economy, provide habitat to salmon and other wildlife and supply clean water to our communities is not the way to solve it.
The DeFazio clear-cutting
plan is pertinent in the race to represent the citizens of Lane County Commissioner District 3.