Natural resources

Natural resources
05/06 farming, natural resources and energy indicators
July 2006
Saturday, July 01, 2006

 

 

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Central Oregon
July 2006
Saturday, July 01, 2006

{safe_alt_text}A draft report published by attendees of the Deschutes Basin Water Summit hypothesizes that better water conservation by farmers in the Deschutes Basin over the next 20 years will offset the need for more water by a growing population in Central Oregon.

 

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Central Oregon
July 2006
Saturday, July 01, 2006

{safe_alt_text}Secured creditors Cascade Timberlands has sold a 70% interest in bankrupt Crown Pacific to Fidelity National Financial, transferring control of nearly 293,000 acres of timberland.

 

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Lumber prices soften as housing starts slow
July 2006
Saturday, July 01, 2006

{safe_alt_text}The number of new housing starts in Oregon and the United States grew by 13.6% and 4.1%, respectively, during 2005, the fifth consecutive year of growth for both areas. However, with many economists expecting the real estate boom to subside, the number of starts fell 8.2% in Oregon and 0.6% nationwide.

 

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