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Chris Maisch hoodwinks Congress about the Tongass

...If otherwise, he committed perjury. Either way he must go, and the State needs to retract his testimony!? Larry Edwards is a Greenpeace forest campaigner and 36-year Sitka resident.
Industrial logging ban sought

...logging occurs in the Chugach and "in terms of the global market, there is very little use of Tongass timber," said Larry Edwards, a Greenpeace field officer in Sitka. "It is very marginal and it's always been highly subsidized," he said...
Appeals court overturns 4 Tongass logging projects

...with how the Forest Service used its deer model under the National Forest Management Act. Greenpeace First Campaigner Larry Edwards said the lawsuit occurred because the Forest Service did not accurately explain any scientific basis for its decision...
Logjam Project's remaining timber a stopgap in southeast timber industry needs

...process and sale at all times."The EIS process takes much too long," Woodbury said, "and needs to be streamlined.Larry Edwards, forest campaigner for Greenpeace agrees with Woodbury that the EIS process takes time."It isn't a problem with...
Groups to sue Fish & Wildlife on wolf protection

...unique wolf is imperiled by ongoing old-growth logging that adds to the high loss of quality wildlife habitat," Larry Edwards, Greenpeace forest campaigner, said in a press release.The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service does not comment on...
Report says Tongass and 11 other forests are endangered

...clear-cutting practices. Still, Greenpeace has initiated discussions with Native corporations in Southeast Alaska to learn whether they would be interested in seeking certification, said Larry Edwards, a Sitka-based campaigner for Greenpeace.
Forest Service denies Central Kupreanof timber appeals

...are sufficient to support the decision. The other appeal stated the ROD didn't properly analyze wildlife affects. Larry Edwards of Greenpeace said the analysis on effects to deer, wolves and subsistence hunting was superficial. Edwards felt...
Court rules in favor of USFS over timber sales

...what they're doing," he said. "We think the risks there are extremely high," said Greenpeace forest campaigner Larry Edwards. One of the biggest arguments by the USFS, and the state, concerned the jobs involved. Sullivan said one of the...
Conservation groups weigh in on 'Roadless' outcome

...colleagues in the Alaska delegation on legislative solutions." Begich's press officer could not be reached Monday. Larry Edwards of Greenpeace said Begich's views are unfounded. He said the rule won't affect mining there and does not eliminate...
Hotshots: The firefighting elite

...or deep in the wilderness with nothing to eat but MREs, military meal packets. It's a tough job, and crew boss Larry Edwards has no time for whiners. "Everybody that's doing it signed up to do it," he said. On the line, helicopters...


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