In this edition: DC Update AFRC Comments to CEQ on NEPA Habitat Location Announced Region 6 Regional Forester Selected AFRC Objects to BMFP Ninth Circuit Undercuts Collaboration Lostine Project Upheld Mt. Hood Timber Funded Projects Oregon Forestry Toolbox
On August 22, the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining held a hearing on numerous public lands bills, including Senator Patty Murray’s Wild Olympics legislation (S. 438). The legislation last received a hearing in the Senate in April of 2016. The House version of the legislation sponsored by Rep. […]
The American Forest Resource Council (AFRC) submits these comments in response to the Council on Environmental Quality’s (CEQ) Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) regarding CEQ’s regulations for implementing the procedural provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) (40 C.F.R. Part 1500). See 83 Fed. Reg. 28591 (June 20, 2018).