Wyden

Ride On

While the Forest Service’s blank check approach to fire suppression is a problem that needs attention and creative solutions; none should include a mandate for increased, expedited logging on public lands.

O&C lands bill threatens forest watersheds

Rep. Peter DeFazio's attempt to roll back the clock and transfer federal lands to a timber trust is fraught with problems as noted in this op-ed.Increased mechanization has displaced many jobs in the woods. Read more ...