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Feds sign off on NE Oregon forest restoration

The U.S. Forest Service has approved a massive proposal to treat more than 100,000 acres on the Wallowa Valley Ranger District north of Enterprise.

Accelerated restoration is coming to the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest, including an increase in logging and burning. 55 more words

Capital Press

Environmental Legacy: Twin Metals and Beyond

This past Thursday, I attended a forum on the Twin Metals proposed mining in the Boundary Waters area.  If you don’t know about Twin Metals, here’s the rundown: 918 more words

Dylan Nordberg

Forest Service signs Record of Decision for Lower Joseph Creek restoration

The U.S. Forest Service has signed its Record of Decision for the Lower Joseph Creek Restoration Project.

Accelerated restoration is coming to the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest, including an increase in logging and burning. 60 more words

East Oregonian

Agriculture Day: It’s about more than how America’s Farmers serve our Nation’s Need for Food

National Ag Day is a day to celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture across the United States.  American agriculture plays a critical economic and food security role in our country. 555 more words

Consumers

National Forest Officials Concerned by Video Showing Highliner Over Ortega Falls in Lake Elsinore

A video shot over the weekend showing a man highlining over Ortega Falls, located in the mountains above Lake Elsinore, has Cleveland National Forest officials concerned for public safety. 213 more words

Local News

Air Tanker Called To Duty Less Than 1 Hour After Arrival

By Chris Spears

DENVER (CBS4)– In preparation for what’s shaping up to be a busy fire season ahead, a federally contracted air tanker has been ordered to stage along Colorado’s Front Range. 189 more words

News

Project’s goals aim to enhance forest health

Eva Oveson will never forget t he charred landscape she saw as a little girl that was left in the wake of a wildfire in Lostine Canyon. 59 more words

La Grande Observer