Oregonian Opinion: The OSU Forestry Controversy

At last week's oversight hearing on forest science in Medford, Daniel Donato, a graduate student at Oregon State University's School of Forestry, was taught a harsh lesson in political more

Research Rattles Forestry School

Timber - A graduate student's paper goes against the Oregon State college's beliefs on salvage logging and threatens more

Judge finds Bush anti-wildlife rule illegal

A federal judge who struck down a Bush administration decision to ease logging restrictions last summer issued an injunction Monday blocking as many as 144 timber sales in three more

Bark Defends Mt. Hood in Hood River News

New year could end decades of land more

Winter Solstice Volunteer of the Season - Paula Hood

Volunteers are essential to the work we do at Bark. It is largely because of their efforts that Bark is so successful. Volunteer of the Season acknowledgement is one way we say Thanks! more

clearcuts on Mt. HoodRegion's lumber production expected to top out this year

The region's lumber mills are on pace to set a 15-year production record this year, but a slowing national housing market will tamp down output next year, says a report Thursday by the Western Wood Products more

Xerces Society Study on Logging to Control "Pests"

Learn more about forest insect "pests"! The Xerces Society has just released a report discussing the importance of native bugs to the forest more

The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA): A Precious Process

NEPA is a procedural Act, that requires a particular process, not outcome. NEPA requires federal agencies to assess the impact that their actions will have on the environment and is a bedrock environemtal law used to hold the government more

volunteer alongside a Hemlock stump, later measured at 4 1/2 feet in diameterReport Back: Bark hike to Hipo Timber Sale

The October Bark Field trip was to the Hipo timber sale, one of four sales sold as part of the Hilynx Timber more

As they decay, logs tell a story

"A Douglas fir, when it dies, hosts thousands of species," Harmon more

Northern Spotted Owl Factsheet

Findings of a September 2004 report delivered to US Fish and Wildlife Service regarding the Northern Spotted more

All that remains of Unit 9Notes from the Guard Timber Sale

Twenty minutes from Estacada and moments from the popular Helens Lake Shore camp site the Guard timber sale on Mt. Hood National Forest is in its final stages of being more