September 2018 Newsletter

  • Washington, D.C. Update
  • Collaborative Group Pushes Ninth Circuit to Take Another Look
  • BLM 2018 Timber Sale Wrap-up
  • Salvage Moving in Region 1
  • AFRC Comments on ESA Modernization Proposal
  • Christine Dawe Accepts Washington Office Position
  • Member Profile: Freres Lumber
  • Pacific Logging Congress
  • AFRC Welcomes Law Clerk Greg Hibbard

August 2018 Newsletter

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

July 2018 Newsletter

  • Habitat Home Dedicated
  • The West is on Fire
  • DC Update
  • Bull Run Victory
  • Collaborative Project Moves Forward
  • ESA Reforms
  • Carbon Storage
  • AFRC Letter to BNR
  • Virginia Ridge Field Trip
  • Region 1 Meetings
  • NWFP Synthesis
  • Kennedy Retires
  • Kavanaugh Nominated

June 2018 Newsletter

  • Washington, D.C. Update
  • Legal Victories
  • Wildfires are Emergencies
  • Joey/Bald Mountain Suit Dismissed
  • Magistrate Rules on Collaboration
  • Monument Litigation Continues
  • WA Marbled Murrelet
  • DNR and GNA
  • Western Oregon Timber Salvage
  • Hope on the Okanogan-Wentachee
  • AFRC Welcomes Sun Mountain


May 2018 Newsletter

Old Growth

The May 2018 Edition of the AFRC Newsletter.

  • D.C. Update
  • FTPC Recap
  • Frog Project Conclusion
  • Trump Reshapes Appeals Courts
  • Victory in Lava Case
  • Forest Health Advisory Committee Meets
  • R1 Salvage Preparation Moving Forward
  • Economic Viability in Forest Restoration
  • Keith Olson: Congratulations/Thank You
  • AFRC Communications Director Update

April 2018 Newsletter

  • 2018 Annual Meeting Showcases Success
  • Washington, D.C. Updates
  • AFRC Presses Its Case Against the Unlawful Expansion of Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument
  • Chetco Bar Fire Salvage EA Released
  • Oregon Society of American Foresters Annual Meeting
  • Payette Holds Solutions Meeting
  • AFRC Welcomes Communications Director

March 2018 Newsletter

  • President Signs Fire Borrowing “Fix,” Management Reforms
  • Washington Legislative Recap
  • Oregon Legislative Recap
  • Westside Fire Recovery Litigation Settles
  • Remainder of Tower/Grizzly Case Dismissed after 9th Circuit Win
  • AFRC Lends Support in Moonlight Fire Petition to Supreme Court
  • Forest Service Use of Pod or Zone Concept
  • Changes to Forest Service Bid Form and New Contract Provisions
  • Forest Health in Oregon: State of the State 2018
  • Reminder: AFRC/HFHC Emerging Leaders Program
  • Last Chance to Register for AFRC’s Annual Meeting

February 2018 Newsletter

  • AFRC Annual Meeting – April 3-5
  • Washington State Legislative Update
  • Supreme Court Slams Door on White Castle Sale
  • AFRC Appeals Elk Camel Protest Denial
  • Region 6 Holds Environmental Analysis & Decision-making Roundtable
  • AFRC Staff Attorney Sara Ghafouri Testifies in Support of Oregon’s GNA Bill
  • Region 1 Salvage Update
  • AFRC Welcomes New Field Forester Amanda Astor

January 2018 Newsletter

  • Save the Date: AFRC’s Annual Meeting, April 3-5
  • Washington, D.C. Updates
  • Washington State Legislative Update
  • New Marbled Murrelet Habitat Assessment
  • Chetco Bar Fire Salvage
  • AFRC’s Request Granted to Appear in the Lostine Public Safety Project Litigation
  • High Court to Decide Important Critical Habitat Questions in Gopher Frog Case
  • Okanogan-Wentachee National Forest Update

December 2017 Newsletter

  • Washington, D.C. Updates
  • Congress Passes Western Oregon Tribal Fairness Act
  • Changes Coming to Olympia as 2018 Legislative Session Approaches
  • AFRC Files Brief in Challenge to BLM’s Illegal Management Plan for Western Oregon
  • AFRC Asks Supreme Court to Review White Castle Decision
  • President’s Monument Revisions Bring a Cascade of New Litigation
  • Secretary Recommends Modifications to Cascade-Siskiyou
  • Billy Williams Nominated as Permanent US Attorney for Oregon
  • AFRC Files Ninth Circuit Amicus Brief in the Wolverine Fire Case
  • NEPA Efficiencies on the Willamette National Forest
  • Deschutes Project Receives Honor
  • Join our Team: AFRC is Hiring a Communications Director