The Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management signed a 20-year mining withdrawal last week on more than 100,000 acres of land in Southwest Oregon, banning mining operations on the acreage. 54 more words
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GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 12, 2017 – The Rocky Mountain Region of the U.S. Forest Service is hiring over 900 temporary jobs in a variety of exciting and rewarding occupations for the 2017 field season throughout national forests and grasslands in Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. 200 more words
The U.S. Forest Service has released its final decision for the Magnolia Non-Motorized Trails Project.
The decision finalizes all elements in the draft decision, including a 44-mile, non-motorized trail system across about 6,000 acres branching out from the Peak to Peak Highway in areas known as East Magnolia and West Magnolia. 645 more words
A 210-acre parcel of land on the Elk River near Humbug Mountain has been preserved and is now open to the public after a recent purchase by the U.S. 45 more words
A 40-year veteran of Big Timber told The Register-Guard shortly after the Nov. 8 election that he is “cautiously optimistic” that the federal timber cut in Oregon will go up under a Trump administration and a Republican-controlled Congress. 43 more words