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What’s in Mrs. Hale’s Receipts for the Million 1859?

00. She’s speechless. There’s a great blog hop coming up on the the 20th and we’d love to have you attend. 46 more words

Mrs. Hale's Receipts For The Million

Seeking the key to forest management by padlock

Editor’s note:  This no-nonsense op-ed comes to us from Salem, Oregon’s Statesman Journal; it was authored by Mickey Bellman and published Dec. 12th.

And so, another year passes, another U.S. 390 more words


Lincoln National Forest - New Fire Start - Hanson Fire - 12/11/14

Name:  Hanson Fire

Date/Time Detected:  12/11/14 @ 4:22 pm

Lat/Long:  32 deg, 58 min, 58.08 sec x 105 deg, 30 min, 42.85 sec

Township, Range Section: 134 more words

Forest Service

Olympic National Forest: Military Training Ground or People’s Forest--Can it be Both? by Robbie Roberts

A combination of a local environmental issue and a legal mess, Olympic National Forest: Military Training Ground or People’s Forest–Can it be Both?, describes the desires of the Navy to engage in electronic warfare simulation in a National Park and beautiful forested area. 347 more words

US Politics

Sequoia National Reckoning, Part 5

The 1906 Antiquities Act was passed in reaction to a steady plundering of Native American archeological sites in the pioneer southwest. It has an interesting and colorful history that stretches way beyond its original intent. 490 more words

Forest Service Hopes Aerial Mulching Will Help King Fire Area During Weekend Storm

GEORGETOWN (CBS13) — Helicopters are battling soil erosion from the King Fire to keep the devastating wildfire from damaging even more property months after it was extinguished. 253 more words


The Forest Service's emerging air force

Editor’s note:  This article, from today’s online Independent Record, out of  Helena, was titled, “Neptune’s firefighting jets await word on future Forest Service contracts.”  It was authored by Rob Cheney of the… 880 more words