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Dec 12, 2012 at 8:00 AM

DALLAS, Ore. (AP) — A former Weyerhaeuser sawmill in a county that a state economist calls a "poster child" for the decline of the wood products industry is being dismantled, extinguishing faint hopes that somebody would revive...
Nov 14, 2012 at 3:37 PM

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Forestry has quietly withdrawn more timber sales that are the target of a lawsuit by conservation groups trying to protect nesting trees for a threatened sea bird called the marbled...
Oct 15, 2011 at 11:30 AM
Oregon's history of logging. >>> Timber capital of the world .Between the 1940s and the 1980s much of Oregon was treated as a giant timber factory. Then came the listing, under the Endangered...
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Channel: Events
Jul 27, 2011 at 11:50 AM
A group of protesters have constructed a platform in some trees in the Elliott State Forest, along with a road blockade. This is the same area where Earth First! protesters were arrested back in 2009.
Feb 16, 2011 at 1:51 PM
The state Transportation Department wants to widen four bridges on a scenic stretch of road through Northern California redwoods, but the project could harm trees and wildlife in the area.
Dec 10, 2010 at 10:02 AM
Press release The McKenzie River Trust (MRT) has just purchased and protected a 217 acre property on the Siuslaw River for fish and wildlife habitat conservation. The Waite Ranch estuary acquisition builds on other land protection efforts over the...
Nov 1, 2010 at 5:28 PM
The Oregon Department of Forestry has proposed a new plan for managing the only state forest that contributes money to schools. The plan released Monday covers the Elliott State Forest, located in the Coast Range near Reedsport.
Jan 20, 2010 at 5:33 PM
While investigators probed the wreckage of a small plane crash that killed two government wildlife researchers Sunday west of Philomath, Ore., former co-workers and acquaintances grieved the men lost in the crash.
Sep 23, 2008 at 7:06 PM
After more than 20 years of protests, the last two people living in the giant redwoods of Northern California were climbing down for good.
Jul 31, 2007 at 12:05 PM
A federal oil spill fund has been tapped for more than $15 million dollars today to buy nesting habitat for the threatened sea bird, the marbled murrelet.