December 2013 Newsletter

ENR Markup of Key Forestry Titles No O&C Data Yet Baucus to China AFRC Files Amicus Brief Temporary Flooding Ruled a Taking N. California FY13 Target Accomplishments House Looks at ESA Again Committee Considers Nominations

November 2013 Newsletter

Wyden O&C Legislation Senate Constituent and Colleague Letters Committee Examines Budgets/Wildfire Southwest Oregon Fire Salvage D-Bug Project Update Challenged Thinning Project Charred OESF Draft EIS Released Boise Innovative Appeal Resolution Forest Service FY13 Timber Sales Results Hearing on Public Lands Bills Appropriations Committee Reshuffling BLM Hosts Community Listening Sessions

October 2013 Newsletter

Contract Suspensions Overturned AFRC in DC Farm Bill to Conference Yosemite Rim Fire Salvage Bill Gifford Pinchot Collaboration Paul Cole: 1926-2013

September 2013 Newsletter

Federal Forest Legislation Passes House Administration Threatens 1526 Veto Helium Reserves Rescue Counties Forest Service and the CR Debt Limit Letter Malheur 10-year Stewardship Awarded A to Z Awarded Bybee Decision Forest Roads Case Resuscitated Barred Owl Decision Signed Logger Safety Initiative Kootenai/Panhandle Management Plans Molinelli Joins AFRC

August 2013 Newsletter

Fire Money Runs Out Western Oregon Wildfire Update N. California Fires Continue The Slow Wheels of Justice Rio Climax Project Upheld Lawsuit Against SPI Dismissed Forest Management Reform Urged Counties Say Bill Falls Short Eastside Restoration Strategy Field Hearing on Collaboratives Timber Contract Liability Creep Forest Service Money Returned Pilot Thompson Decision Elliott Parcels Sale […]

July 2013 Newsletter

Double Court Victory Snow Basin Injunction Denied DNR MM Interim Strategy Turned Back Farm Bill Passes House Call for Fire Funding Reform Wildfire and Forest Management Hearing Malheur 10-Year Stewardship Wyden Reintroduces Eastside Legislation Shortfalls on the Umpqua DNR Management Fee Increase State Funds Eastside Forestry Efforts Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie Sustainable Roads Initiative DeFazio Wins Ranking […]

June 2013 Newsletter

House Votes Down Farm Bill Helium, County Payments, Goods Neighbors & Wilderness Committee Hears Forest Management Issues DNR MM Strategy Comments Due Ninth Circuit Affirms Mudflow Supreme Court Vacates Sierra Framework Ninth Circuit Halts Medford BLM Sales Groups Challenge Thinning BLM Publishes Purpose & Need Statement Wilderness, River & Energy Bills Pass Senate Healthy Forest […]

May 2013 Newsletter

Forest Roads Bill Reintroduced Wyden O&C Framework Farm Bill Forestry Titles FY14 Appropriations Outlook New Washington Manager DNR Murrelet Long Term Strategy Social Services Support Zones Merkley Letter to Commissioners A to Z Stewardship Malheur 10-year Stewardship R-1 Litigation – Epidemic Levels Eastside Restoration Strategy Heath Named Deputy RF

April 2013 Newsletter

Survey & Manage Settlement Rescinded Rough & Ready Announces Closure Annual Meeting a Success Hearing on Forest Management Bills President’s Timber Budget Insect/Disease Bill Introduced Associations Weigh in on Wilderness Forest Service Adopts Objection Rule Planning Rule Correction WGA Weighs in on National Forest Management EIS Ordered on Goose Project Preliminary Injunction Filed on Snow […]

March 2013 Newsletter

Supreme Court Victory in Forest Roads Case Spotted Owl Critical Habitat Challenged Sequestration and FY13 Forest Management Budget Resolutions and Federal Forests Recent House and Senate Hearings Supreme Court Grants Petition on Framework New Blue Mountain Strategy Northern California Province Salvage Update The Bybee Project AFRC in DC Jewell Nomination and Hearing 2013 Annual Meeting