About 50 people who live near the grove have signed a petition asking Fish and Game to reconsider cutting down the cedars.
Wynchurch Capital has purchased Rosboro’s seven manufacturing plants across Oregon, including its main facility in Springfield.
This scourge is projected to put 63 percent of the country’s forest at risk through 2027 and carries a cost of several billion dollars annually in dead tree removal, declining property values and timber industry losses.
A supervisor who harassed and assaulted a woman was allowed to retire with full benefits, then was rehired as a contractor and even selected to give a motivational speech to an elite firefighting group.
State Land Board will discuss proposal at its meeting Dec. 13.
Environmentalists say logging will destroy protected bird habitat.
A judge has put a lawsuit by WildEarth Guardians on hold until Feb. 14 while the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service analyze how motorized travel and climate change could harm critical habitat for bull trout.
The unidentified logger reportedly suffered a broken back and had symptoms related to hypothermia.