Stories tagged: northeast washington forestry coalition
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018
Ignoring years of collaboration, Colville National Forest reduces eligible wilderness areas in draft plan
A proposal that would have more than quadrupled the amount of protected wilderness in Eastern Washington came to a screeching halt this fall.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016
A to Z project planned by timber industry, environmentalists and local government has been allowed to go forward, helping preserve jobs and the resource.
Wed., April 6, 2011
Voters are willing to support new wilderness designations on the Colville National Forest, a recent poll suggests, when they’re packaged with stepped-up timber harvests in other areas of the forest …
Thu., March 31, 2011
On April 8, Washington sportsmen will finally learn if Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Gary Douvia of Kettle Falls has compromising photos of other commission members. The proof will be in …
Sat., March 5, 2011
Can cutting trees help save a forest? In northeastern Washington, a broad coalition of loggers, environmental groups, government officials and others think so. They’ve put together a forest restoration grant …
Wed., April 21, 2010
A new documentary about collaboration on the Colville National Forest will be shown tonight at the Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St., in Spokane.