Natural resources

Natural resources
Timber wars could use a cease-fire
November 2007
Thursday, November 01, 2007

"Locking up these lands for non-use, as the conservation groups have been very successful in doing for years, has resulted in the mismanagement of forestlands in Oregon, leading to the increase in wildfires in recent years."

 

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It’s time to make the tough water decisions
October 2007
Monday, October 01, 2007

"While it’s nice the 2007 Legislature scraped up $750,000 to look into Oregon’s water future, that’s peanuts compared to the $5-plus billion California has invested."

 

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July '07 farming, natural resources and energy
October 2007
Monday, October 01, 2007

 

 

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Marine reserves rankle ports, fishermen
October 2007
Monday, October 01, 2007

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A push by Gov. Ted Kulongoski to create a network of marine reserves off the coast by 2009 has sparked serious concern among some port officials.

 

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Chromite mining begins in Coos County
September 2007
Saturday, September 01, 2007

Over the concerns of some South Coast residents, Coos County will allow a subsidiary of an Australia-based mining company to begin mining one of the few chromite reserves in the Western Hemisphere.

 

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