2017

July 2017 Newsletter

Washington, DC Updates Full Ninth Circuit Declines to Hear White Castle Appeal: On to the Supreme Court? AFRC Attorneys to Defend Singletary DNR Sale at August Court Hearing Judge Upholds Use of Emergency NEPA Authority to Construct Wolverine Firebreak AFRC Comments on Streamlining BLM’s Planning and NEPA Processes Lolo Beefing Up Sale Program Colville Forest […]


June 2017 Newsletter

To Ann Forest Burns: Congratulations and Thank you AFRC Dedicates Springfield Habitat for Humanity Home to Deserving Family Children’s Film Festival to Highlight Oregon’s Forests/Award Scholarship Washington D.C./Congressional Updates Secretary Zinke Reshuffles BLM Court Denies Injunction on Orogrande Project, Opponents Give Up In Win for Forest Health and Economics, Smokey Project May Proceed in Limited […]


May 2017 Newsletter

Washington, D.C./Congressional Updates National Monument/Antiquities Act Review Ninth Circuit Denies White Castle Appeal Singletary Auctioned, Litigation Follows District Court Rejects Injunctive Relief for Tower/Grizzly Projects AFRC Supports ESDs for North and South Pioneer Fire Projects FTPC Spring Meeting BLM Timber Sale Generates Impressive Value New 5-Year Review of Marbled Murrelet New Marten Finding Due in […]


April 2017 Newsletter

Washington, D.C. Updates New Oversight of the Antiquities Act AFRC 2017 Annual Meeting – Building Success Big Win! D.C. Circuit Finds AFRC Has Standing, Restores Challenge to NSO Critical Habitat AFRC Files Amicus Brief on Supreme Court Intervention Case Ninth Circuit Affirms Win on the Porcupine Project AFRC Moves to Intervene in Lava Project Idaho […]


March 2017 Newsletter

Updates from Washington, D.C. AFRC Files Suit Against Illegal Cascade-Siskiyou Monument Expansion Court Overturns Decision Not to List Coastal Marten Does One Owl Nest Equal an EIS? Marbled Murrelet DEIS Comments Filed DNR Sustainable Harvest DEIS Comments Submitted Busy Month for Oregon BLM Kootenai and Region 1 Update AFRC Annual Meeting: April 18-20 Paul Ehinger […]


February 2017 Newsletter

Save the Date: AFRC’s Annual Meeting, April 18-20 Washington, D.C. Updates Deadline Near for WA DNR DEIS Comments AFRC Exposes D.C. Officials’ Involvement in Flawed BLM RMPs Mixed Decision on Smokey Project Leaves Door Open for 2017 Operations Region 1 and Lolo Update AFRC Welcomes Staff Attorney Sara Ghafouri AFRC Job Opening: Southwestern Oregon Field […]


January 2017 Newsletter

Trump Administration Makes Early Personnel Moves Legislative Session Underway in Olympia Andy Geissler: Strong economy built on timber industry Western Oregon Timber Sale Outlook Colville Plan and Salvage Update DNR Sustainable Harvest Calculation DEIS Public Meetings Update Take Action: Will Congress Address the Cottonwood Decision? Gorsuch Nominated to Supreme Court Job Opening: AFRC Seeks Southwestern […]