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Land trust holding out hope for community forest
In the community forest model, the woods are owned by locals under community forest authorities with the power to issue bonds.

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Oregon timber sale draws protest from environmental groups
Most of the timber cut would be generated through variable retention harvest, a technique touted for its environmental benefits. The trees that would be left standing would be clustered together with large areas left open.
N. Idaho fire victims to receive recovery assistance information
University of Idaho Extension in Clearwater County offers workshops on the availability of assistance for landowners impacted by wildfires.
Tree removal planned for Oregon recreation area
Five years of studying the issue led the U.S. Forest Service to collaborate with the Marys Peak Alliance to remove the trees.
Arkansas enlists wasps to fight emerald ash borers
These wasps lay their eggs on the eggs of the emerald ash borer, and when the eggs hatch, wasp larvae eat the borer larvae.