May 2020 Newsletter

  • Washington DC Update
  • BLM Seeks to ‘Modernize” Rules Relating to Admin. Protests; Proposes expanded Salvage CE
  • Eastside Screens Plan Amendment
  • Ninth Circuit Speedily Rejects Challenge to BLM’s Resource Management Plan
  • Split Populations Create Split Listing Determinations for Pacific Fisher
  • Industry Coalition Submits Comments on Oregon Coast Coho 5-Year Status Review
  • Washington State DNR Update
  • Colville National Forest Awards Second A-Z Project

April 2020 Newsletter

  • An Industry That Cares About Its Employees and Communities
  • COVID-19: Advocating for Our Members
  • Washington DC Update
  • Court Approves Historic Critical Habitat Agreement
  • NSO Research Sheds Light on Impact of Barred Owls
  • Ninth Circuit Upholds Moose Creek Project
  • Ninth Circuit Remands Crystal Clear Restoration Project
  • AFRC Welcomes New Forest Supervisors
  • Fighting Fire During a Pandemic
  • AFRC Comments on Nez-Clear Plan Revision
  • Idaho Forest Restoration Partnership Celebrates 10 Years
  • Washington State DNR Update
  • Honoring Mike Fahey (1943-2020)

March 2020 Newsletter

  • AFRC’s Service Continues
  • Washington DC Update
  • Wash. State Policy Updates
  • WA Working Forests are Carbon Mitigators
  • WA DNR Timber Sale Updates
  • Injunction Denied on Miller West Fisher Project
  • Mixed Ruling on North Hebgen Project
  • BLM Timber Program Update
  • Willamette NF Monitoring Report
  • AFRC Weighs in on Regulatory Reforms
  • USFS Region 1 POD Approach Showing Results
  • AFRC Participates in MLA Spring Meeting
  • AFRC Works to Improve Medford BLM Timber Program
  • Housing Boom Delayed

February 2020 Newsletter

  • AFRC Annual Meeting: Rooms going fast
  • Washington, D.C. Update
  • Washington State legislative update
  • AFRC Goes to U.S. Supreme Court
  • Eastside Screens Amendment
  • Comment on Nez Perce-Clearwater Forest Plan
  • 82nd Oregon Logging Conference

January 2020 Newsletter

  • 2020 AFRC Annual Meeting
  • Washington, D.C. Update
  • Washington State DNR Update
  • Industry Carbon Bill in WA Legislature
  • Court Weighs Remedy in O&C Litigation
  • AFRC Appeals BLM’s Protest Denial to IBLA
  • Ninth Circuit Leaning More Conservative
  • CEQ Proposes Changes to NEPA Regulations
  • Small Successes for SW Oregon
  • Tahoe National Forest Plan Amendment
  • Colville Forest Planning Second A to Z Project

December 2019 Newsletter

  • DC Update
  • Legal Challenge to DNR Management Plans
  • Hazard Tree Removal Project Upheld
  • ESA Protections for Red Tree Vole Unwarranted
  • Forestry Groups File U.S. Supreme Court Brief
  • Coalition Support for New ESA Rules
  • BLM Sales Generate High Volume, Value
  • GNA, Shared Stewardship in Idaho, Montana
  • Save the Date: AFRC 2020 Annual Meeting

November 2019 Newsletter

  • AFRC, Western Oregon Counties Secure Major O&C Legal Victories
  • Washington, D.C. Update
  • Washington State DNR Update
  • Ninth Circuit Agrees that Seiad-Horse Project Is In the Public Interest
  • Federal Timber Purchasers Committee Meeting
  • Undersecretary Hubbard Visits Colville
  • Firefighters, Forest Service Join AFRC to Tour Tecuya Project
  • Idaho Tussock Moth Mitigation
  • West Coast Fisher Proposed for Listing
  • Save the Date: AFRC 2020 Annual Meeting

October 2019 Newsletter

  • Washington DC Update
  • DC Court Issues Favorable Ruling Enforcing O&C Sale Mandate
  • Landscape-Wide Injunction Issued in New Mexico and Another is Threatened in Idaho/Montana
  • AFRC Moves to Intervene in Tecuya Project
  • DNR Update
  • Forest Service Approves Final Colville Forest Plan
  • Chetco Bar Fire Salvage
  • OWIT Educates the Public During Forest Products Month
  • AFRC Dedicates Third Habitat for Humanity Home


September 2019 Newsletter

  • DC Update
  • Murrelet LTCS FEIS Released
  • Judge Remands Sale Back to BLM
  • Sierra/Sequoia Plan Comments Submitted
  • GNA Projects Reworked
  • BLM 2019 Wrap-up
  • Willamette Hits 100 mmbf
  • Save the Date: 2020 Annual Meeting

August 2019 Newsletter

  • Washington DC Update
  • AFRC Comments on Proposed Revised NEPA Regulations
  • ESA Regulations Released
  • Washington State and DNR Updates
  • Ninth Circuit Dismisses Bull Run Appeal on Mootness Grounds
  • AFRC and Industry Coalition Urge Supreme Court to Fix Mistaken Trail Administration Ruling
  • FWS Rejects Petition to List Siskiyou Mountain Salamander
  • Region 1 Rounds Out Leadership Team
  • Save the Date! AFRC’s Annual Meeting: Celebrating 20 Years in 2020