Natural resources

Natural resources
Timber payments axed from energy bill
January 2008
Tuesday, January 01, 2008

A four-year extension of federal timber payments to rural counties was approved in mid-December by the U.S. House of Representatives, tucked inside a major energy bill, then removed from the bill by the Senate days later, despite support from both parties.

 

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September '07 farming, natural resources and energy
December 2007
Saturday, December 01, 2007

 

 

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August '07 farming, natural resources and energy
November 2007
Thursday, November 01, 2007

 

 

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Growers association pushes for certified sustainable shellfish
November 2007
Thursday, November 01, 2007

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The Pacific Coast Shellfish Growers Association is taking its environmental policy worldwide, with help from the World Wildlife Fund and Portland-based Food Alliance.

 

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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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