The next generation airtankers in the Forest Service fleet that can fly faster and carry more retardant than older firefighting aircraft
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.
University of Idaho Extension in Clearwater County offers workshops on the availability of assistance for landowners impacted by wildfires.
Five years of studying the issue led the U.S. Forest Service to collaborate with the Marys Peak Alliance to remove the trees.
These wasps lay their eggs on the eggs of the emerald ash borer, and when the eggs hatch, wasp larvae eat the borer larvae.
Organizations including the John Muir Project seek the owl’s protection, saying that the logging of trees that have been burned in wildfires is driving the owls to extinction.
The project will use cross-laminated timber panels. A Southern Oregon mill, D.R. Johnson, recently became the first U.S. manufacturer certified to make CLT panels.
A raging fire that threatened two communities in Oregon's Grant County has raised questions about forest management.