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Timber industry sues to lift shutdown ban

...government to shut down operations that pay millions into the United States Treasury," said Tom Partin, president of the American Forest Resources Council, the timber industry group that filed the lawsuit. "A timber operation isn't something you...
Federal judge rules in favor of threatened seabird

...are continuing to disappear from the coasts of Washington, Oregon and California.The lawsuit was brought by the American Forest Resource Council, Carpenters Industrial Council and Oregon's Douglas County.Tom Partin, president of the AFRC...
Protection axed for Northern Goshawk

...separate petition to declare it endangered. A contrary ruling could have affected logging throughout the West. The American Forest and Paper Association filed briefs in the case, urging the court to side with the agency's decision in 1998 not...
President Bush to let roadless rule stand

...we've had ... the roadless rule in place for the last 2 1/2 years," said Chris West, vice president of the American Forest Resource Council, an industry group. Although Rey and other officials have said they support the principles behind...
Court blocks road construction in national forests

...decision repealing the Clinton roadless rule. "It's up and down like a yo-yo," said Tom Partin, president of the American Forest Resource Council, a timber industry group. "It seems to be bouncing from one court to the other." The Obama administration...
Public gets questions before road ban update exactly back to the situation that created the need for a roadless policy in the first place," he said. But American Forest & Paper Association spokesman Michael Klein said the questions are a "good sign" if they look at whether the rule...
Forest Service revises its rules

...available science to deliver clean air and water and sustainable habitat for wildlife. Tom Partin, president of the American Forest Resource Council, a timber industry group, called the new rules "a lot more responsive" than the current rules...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...that they wanted to radically change the direction of the Forest Service," said Chris West, vice president of the American Forest Resource Council. Not all conservation organizations approved of the way the Clinton administration revised the management...
Alaska Digest

...maneuver over the coastal seabird. In the case filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., the American Forest Resource Council of Portland, Ore., claimed the estimated 24,400 murrelets in the three states are virtually...
My turn: Where does SEACC's money come from?

...away their livelihoods, dreams and children. Maybe the money comes from other member groups: Alaska Society of American Forest Dwellers, Chichagof Conservation Council Customary, Traditional Gathering Council of Kake, Friends of Berners Bay...


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