Newsletters

September 2016 Newsletter

  • Washington, D.C. Updates
  • Another Lost Creek-Boulder Creek Win
  • Ninth Circuit Halts East Reservoir Project
  • OESF Land Plan Signed
  • DNR MM LTCS Update
  • BLM “Declares” O&C ASQ’s
  • BLM Issues New Stewardship Guidance
  • High Severity Wildfires Are Bad For Spotted Owls
  • Panhandle Completes Post-Fire Restoration Program
  • ESA Petition Rule Changes
  • Daugherty Named OR State Forester
  • ALC Celebrates 50th Anniversary
  • October 8 Washington Candidate Forum

August 2016 Newsletter

  • Congressional Forest Tours
  • Idaho Actions on Pioneer Fire
  • AFRC Habitat for Humanity Update
  • BLM Issues New RMPs
  • Operations Begin on A to Z Project
  • Washington Primary Election Results
  • Washington Candidate Forum
  • Robert Chamberlain Passing

July 2016 Newsletter

  • Energy Bill and Congress Recess
  • National Forest Management Platforms
  • O&C Misgivings and Funding
  • East Reservoir Project Approved
  • Loafer Project Litigation Back by AFRC
  • WA Commissioner of Public Lands Candidates
  • Colville Forest Plan Revision Update
  • Regeneration Harvest on the Willamette
  • PNW Research Station Update
  • Member Profile: Freres Lumber Company

June 2016 Newsletter

  • Member Profile: Roseburg Forest Products
  • AFRC Breaks Ground on Habitat Home
  • Legislative Updates from Washington DC
  • Court Win: Lost Creek-Boulder Creek Landscape Restoration Begins
  • AFRC Asks Supreme Court to Take Up Forest Plan Consultation Case
  • Idaho Panhandle Salvage Moves Forward
  • Murrelet Update
  • Public Lands Commissioner Candidate Forums
  • New Acting State Director for Oregon BLM
  • Ben Kessler Joins AFRC

May 2016 Newsletter

  • Legislative Updates from Washington, D.C.
  • AFRC Files Protest of BLM’s “Lose-Lose-Lose” Plan for Western Oregon
  • AFRC Calls on Oregon Delegation to Lead on O&C
  • AFRC Weighs in on Oregon’s Good Neighbor Agreement
  • Board of Natural Resources Update
  • Another Candidate for Public Lands Commissioner
  • DeLuca to Leave UW
  • Courts Allow Westside Fire Recovery to Move Forward
  • Judge Halts Johnson Bar Fire Salvage on Scenic Issues
  • Court Remands Wolverine No-List Determination
  • BLM Planning Rule Revisions
  • New Medford BLM Manager
  • AFRC Welcomes New Members
  • AFRC Launches New Website
  • AFRC Welcomes Summer Law Clerk

April 2016 Newsletter

  • Washington D.C. Updates
  • Geyer Testifies in D.C.
  • FTPC Spring Meeting
  • BLM Releases Final RMPs
  • 20-Year Thinning Study
  • Dr. Goldmark Withdraws from Race
  • Candidates for Public Lands Commissioner
  • WA Legislature Funds Prescribed Fire Collaboratives
  • WA Dept. of Commerce Funds Darrington Collaborative
  • Fisher Will Not be Listed
  • FWS Reopens Caribou Comments
  • AFRC/Habitat Project Launches
  • 2016 Annual Meeting – Opportunities and Solutions

March 2016 Newsletter

  • AFRC Goes to Washington
  • Washington State 2016 Election
  • Region 6 Timber Sale Targets Finalized
  • 2015 Medford BLM Monitoring
  • Montana National Forest Health Report
  • Colville Plan Comment Period Extended
  • Westside Fire Recovery Project
  • Merrick Garland Nominated to Supreme Court
  • Use of State Conservation Agreements Upheld
  • Giustina and Hull-Oakes Honored
  • OSHA Penalties Increase

February 2016 Newsletter

  • Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request
  • Round up of Congressional Hearings
  • Justice Scalia’s Passing
  • Movement on Applegate AMA
  • Colville Forest Plan Released
  • New Critical Habitat Regulations
  • New Tool Connects Forestry Needs to Services
  • AFRC to Build Habitat for Humanity Home
  • AFRC 2016 Annual Meeting

January 2016 Newsletter

  • AFRC Welcomes New Members
  • 2016 Annual Meeting
  • Western Governors’ ESA Initiative
  • AFRC Intervenes in Lost Creek/Boulder Creek Case
  • Pacific Marten Case
  • Supreme Court Declines on Critical Habitat Designations
  • Pacific Fisher Listing Update
  • Barred Owl Causing Spotted Owl Decline
  • E. Washington Post Fire Restoration
  • 2016 Washington Legislative Session
  • Senator Knopp Introduces Wildfire Plan

December 2015 Newsletter

  • Forest Management and Fire Funding Package Dies in Senate
  • Congress Passes Omnibus Bill
  • Region Six Timber Purchasers Meeting
  • Western Lumber Snapshot
  • New Study on Owls
  • Court Upholds French Fire Project
  • DNR Withdraws Aquatics HCP
  • Omak Wood Products Closing
  • Oregon Federal Forest Health Program Projects Selected
  • Stouts Fire Restoration
  • Idaho Governor Promotes Adaptive Management
  • Rabot and Hollen Promoted
  • Kirk Ewart Passes