Solutions

AFRC is always looking for creative solutions to complex problems. Learn how we are contributing to the conversation.


Progress Under Chief Tony Tooke: Forest Service Phoenix Workshop

Chief Tony Tooke recently assembled agency leadership in Phoenix to focus on the key issues facing t

How New Management Tools Are Leading to Success

James Rudisill of the Willamette National Forest-McKenzie River Ranger District provided this PowerP

Congressman Bruce Westerman Letter to President Trump

Congressman Bruce Westerman sent a letter to President Trump outlining federal forest management pri

Industry Coalition Letter Urges Congressional Action on Cottonwood Decision

Forest products industry leaders sent a letter to congressional leaders urging bipartisan action on

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Hot Topics

AFRC prides itself on being proactive and engaged. Learn about what AFRC is currently doing to achieve its mission.


AFRC Submits Final Comments on Endangered Species Act Proposed Revisions

The American Forest Resource Council (AFRC) submitted these comments in response to the Department o

AFRC Response to Wild Olympics Legislation

On August 22, the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, a

AFRC and Partners Call for Strong Forestry Title in Farm Bill

AFRC Federal Forest Resource Coalition sent a letter to the conferees of the House and Senate callin

AFRC Letter to Washington Department of Natural Resources - Marbled Murrelet Long Term Conservation Strategy

AFRC crafted an open letter to the Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz and the Board of Natura

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Legal Program

AFRC plays offense and defense in the courtroom. Learn how legal decisions and precedents are shaping public forest policy.


AFRC Final Comments on Council on Environmental Quality Advanced Notice of Proposed Rule Making

The American Forest Resource Council (AFRC) submits these comments in response to the Council on Env

Magistrate Judge Smacks Down Enviros’ Arguments on Collaboration

Magistrate Judge Smacks Down Enviros’ Arguments on Collaboration  

Court Upholds Forest Service Emergency Response Authority

Decision by Eastern Washington District Court Judge Rice upholding the Forest Service's use of emerg

BLM Streamlining Planning & NEPA Input

AFRC's Comments to BLM's Request for Input on Streamlining Planning & NEPA

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Facts & Research

Forest policy should be based on facts and science, not ideology and fear-mongering. Learn the truth about our forests and our incredible industry.


R1 Post Fire Repsonse

Fire Salvage Progress on Region 1 National Forests.

After The Fire Is Out

What happens after the fires are out? What happens to the forests when the media goes away? Is the l

2016 Ross Report Now Available

The 2016 Ross Report is now available.  Compiled by AFRC Federal Forest Manager Ross Mickey, the an

Post-Fire Logging a Boon to Future Fire Prevention

A new study from the journal of Forest and Ecology Management suggests an evidenced correlation betw

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