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This is in response to the My Turn column by Pat Veesart in the Oct. 16 edition concerning management of the Tongass National Forest. Pat uses fear tactics and name calling, ("the...

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Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Sierra Club finds fault with editorial A Letter By PAT VEESART The reprinting of the Ketchikan Daily News' editorial...program in Southeast. The winds of change are blowing. Pat Veesart Conservation Organizer Sierra Club Facebook del.icio...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Tongass timber sales lose millions of dollars -- again By PAT VEESART The late Sen. Everett Dirksen is often quoted as having...are doomed to repeat them until there is nothing left. Pat Veesart is the executive director of the Sitka Conservation Society...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031801/Ope_myturn1.shtml
Sitka: Environmentalists join lawsuit against Tongass timber sales

...an inadequacy in the way the Forest Service does their economic analysis, and this lawsuit addresses that," said Pat Veesart, executive director of the Sitka Conservation Society. The plaintiffs claim the Forest Service violated the National...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062302/sta_sitkalawsuit.shtml
News
My Turn: What is behind the sudden interest in local economics?

...This is not sustainable and Wrangell's economy will suffer," says Sitka Conservation Society Executive Director Pat Veesart. We don't know where Veesart's been for the past decade or so, but apparently it wasn't anywhere near Wrangell...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/063002/opi_myturn3.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: Tongass timber sales lose millions of dollars -- again

...hope. Either we have learned from our past mistakes, or we are doomed to repeat them until there is nothing left. Pat Veesart is the executive director of the Sitka Conservation Society.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031801/Ope_myturn1.html
Opinion
Sierra Club finds fault with editorial

...inclusion of the Tongass in those policies. For too long taxpayers have shouldered the cost of Sen. Murkowski's timber welfare program in Southeast. The winds of change are blowing. Pat Veesart Conservation Organizer Sierra Club Juneau

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060700/Ope_sierra.html
Opinion
Residents back ban on roads

...the Forest Service could take another look at the 8.5 million acres of roadless areas in the Tongass, he said. But Pat Veesart of Juneau said, especially as it applies to the Tongass, the roadless policy amounts to a ``timber welfare program...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062000/Loc_ban.html
Local
More reasonable folk

...question the cost of the Timber Beast Program and it has become increasingly clear that Timber Beasts are messy creatures, anti-social, difficult to manage - and they are not nearly as cute (or as smart) as Timberdoodles. Pat Veesart Sitka

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020602/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
A lesson from Bill

...Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS); it just doesn't allow the Forest Service to do an end run around the public by approving timber sales before that process is completed. Pat Veesart Executive Director Sitka Conservation Society

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061902/let_letter2.shtml
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