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Clearcutting forests

April 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Clearcutting forests · Forest Resources Institute, Oregon State University

Foresters seek solution to clear-cut image problem (Capital Press, 4/19/2016) Why are some forests clearcut? [PDF] (2014) Oregon Forest Resources Institute Clearcutting in western Oregon : what does the science show? (1999) Oregon State University, College of Forestry

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Forestry annual operations plans

April 8th, 2016 · Comments Off on Forestry annual operations plans · Dept. of Forestry

ODF seeks public comment on annual operations plans (Hood River News, 4/5/2016) Astoria District annual operations plan (annual) Oregon Department of Forestry Coos District annual operations plan (annual) Oregon Department of Forestry Forest Grove District annual operations plan (annual) Oregon Department of Forestry Klamath-Lake District annual operations plan (annual) Oregon Department of Forestry North Cascade […]

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Oregon Forest Resources Institute

January 19th, 2016 · Comments Off on Oregon Forest Resources Institute · Forest Resources Institute

State forestry agency videos offer timber industry slant (Portland Tribune, 1/18/2016) Annual report (annual) Oregon Forest Resources Institute

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Deforestation in Oregon

September 14th, 2015 · Comments Off on Deforestation in Oregon · Dept. of Forestry

Deforestation a problem in Oregon despite replanting, analysis says (Oregonian, 9/11/2015) Oregon’s forests : some facts and figures [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Forestry Land use change on non-federal land in Oregon 1974-2009 [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Forestry

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Oregon Forest Resources Institute funding

September 10th, 2015 · Comments Off on Oregon Forest Resources Institute funding · Dept. of Forestry, Forest Resources Institute

Logrolling (Willamette Week, 9/9/2015) Forest products harvest tax rate [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Forestry Annual report (annual) Oregon Forest Resources Institute OFRI eNews (monthly) Oregon Forest Resources Institute

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Salvage logging

October 27th, 2014 · Comments Off on Salvage logging · Dept. of Forestry

Salvage logging begins at Oregon Gulch Fire site, but opponents say ecosystem will suffer (Oregonian, 10/26/2014) Rehabilitating Oregon’s forestlands– timber salvage after wildfires [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Forestry

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Competitive standards and wood products

September 26th, 2014 · Comments Off on Competitive standards and wood products · Dept. of Forestry

Competitive Standards Strengthens Oregon’sĀ Forests (Forbes, 9/22/14) Evaluation of the adequacy of leading green building certification systems to recognize the social, environmental, and economic values of Oregon grown wood [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Forestry

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Timber harvest statistics

July 18th, 2014 · Comments Off on Timber harvest statistics · Dept. of Forestry

Oregon’s timber harvest reaches highest level in 7 years, but remains well below historic peak (Oregonian, 7/17/2014) Oregon annual timber harvest report (annual) Oregon Department of Forestry

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Tent caterpillars

June 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off on Tent caterpillars · Dept. of Forestry

Tent caterpillar army is no match for natural enemies in Oregon’s Columbia County (Oregonian, 6/20/2014) Western tent caterpillar (Malacosoma californicum) [PDF] (2007) Oregon Department of Forestry

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Elliott State Forest and marbled murrelets

November 14th, 2013 · Comments Off on Elliott State Forest and marbled murrelets · Dept. of Forestry

Marbled murrelets discovered in Elliott State Forest, put land sale in doubt (Oregonian, 11/11/2013) Marbled murrelet guidance document [PDF] (2004) Oregon State Forests Program Elliott State Forest management plan [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Forestry

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Tillamook State Forest

August 15th, 2013 · Comments Off on Tillamook State Forest · Dept. of Forestry

Tillamook State Forest marks 40 years with event (Statesman Journal, 8/15/2013) The Tillamook Burn: rehabilitation and reforestation [PDF] (1992) Oregon Department of Forestry

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O&C lands

February 12th, 2013 · Comments Off on O&C lands · Office of the Governor

Kitzhaber panel offers ways to aid timber counties (Medford Mail Tribune, 2/8/2013) Oregon Governor Kitzhaber calls for Congressional action on O&C Lands (Coast River Business Journal, 2/7/2013) O&C lands report [PDF] (2013) Oregon Office of the Governor

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Forests report

December 11th, 2012 · Comments Off on Forests report · Forest Resources Institute

Kitzhaber report to restore east-side forests (Natural Resources Report, 12/11/2012) 2012 forest report [PDF] (2012) Oregon Forest Resources Institute

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Hugh Hayes

August 14th, 2012 · Comments Off on Hugh Hayes · Dept. of Forestry

Honoring an icon of Oregon iconography (Statesman Journal, 8/10/2012) Secret treasures in the forest [PDF] (1951) Oregon State Board of Forestry

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Increased timber harvest

July 11th, 2012 · Comments Off on Increased timber harvest · Dept. of Forestry

Oregon timber harvest jumps 13 percent, but still way below historic levels (Oregonian, 7/10/2012) Oregon timber harvest jumps 13 percent, but still way below historic levels [PDF] (annual), Oregon Department of Forestry

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Marbled murrelet lawsuit

July 9th, 2012 · Comments Off on Marbled murrelet lawsuit · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Oregon suspends logging amid marbled murrelet lawsuit (Oregonian, 7/2/2012) The Marbled murrelet and the Oregon Endangered Species Act [PDF] (1995) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

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Swiss needle cast

January 31st, 2012 · Comments Off on Swiss needle cast · Dept. of Forestry, Oregon State University

Foresters study fungus stunting Douglas firs (Statesman Journal, 1/28/2012) Swiss needle cast of Douglas-fir in Oregon [PDF] (2008) Oregon State University Extension Service Swiss needle cast map [PDF] (annual) Oregon Department of Forestry

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Revenue for Oregon counties

January 24th, 2012 · Comments Off on Revenue for Oregon counties · Office of the Governor

Loss of federal forest payments has Oregon counties looking for revenue while having millions that can’t be tapped (The Oregonian, 1/21/2012) Governor’s Task Force on Federal Forest Payments and County Services final report [PDF] (2009) Oregon Governor’s Task Force on Federal Forest Payments and County Services

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New cases of sudden oak death

October 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off on New cases of sudden oak death · Dept. of Agriculture

Oregon officials find new cases of sudden oak death six miles north of quarantine zone (Oregonian, 9/30/2011) Sudden Oak Death detected outside quarantine (KCBY News, 9/30/2011) Sudden oak death [PDF] (2011) Oregon State Department of Agriculture, Commodity Inspection Division, Plant Health Section Economic analysis for the impact of phytophthora ramorum on Oregon forest industries [PDF] […]

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State forest implementation plans

July 25th, 2011 · Comments Off on State forest implementation plans · Dept. of Forestry

New plan will direct management of Tillamook Forest (Oregonian, 7/24/2011) Management plans set for state forests (Statesman Journal, 7/23/2011) Astoria District final implementation plan [PDF] (2011), Oregon Department of Forestry, Astoria District Forest Grove District implementation plan [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Forestry, Forest Grove District

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