Editor’s note: This op-ed, authored by Joel Hanson, was published in THE JUNEAU EMPIRE yesterday. It suggests, I thought, a critical perspective on the Forest Service’s timber sales programs in Alaska — and thus something to keep in mind as other Western states press on with their push for more timber harvests on national forests. 768 more words
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Forest Service Seeks Comments on Authorizing Surveys for the Proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline on the Jefferson National Forest
(January 21, 2015) Roanoke, VA– The Forest Service is seeking comments on whether to allow surveys on a 2-mile segment of the Jefferson National Forest for the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline in Giles and Montgomery counties, Virginia, and Monroe County, West Virginia. 507 more words
…I wondered where I left it!
Just some steel wool and tru-oil, it’ll be good-as-new!
What’s in Mrs. Hale’s Receipt’s for the Million 1857?
1387. Choice of Reading. – A good book is a safe refuge in idle hours.
Hope the new year is going well so far, though I know some parts of the country are slammed with ice and snow or storms. 172 more words
Editor’s note: A different, and interesting, perspective this morning. Here is an essay penned by a conservation-oriented recent Forest Service retiree named Susan Marsh. It was published under the title, “What I learned from 30 years with Forest Service” and appeared in the… 794 more words