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Competitive standards and wood products

September 26th, 2014 · No Comments · Dept. of Forestry

Competitive Standards Strengthens Oregon’s 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 · No Comments · 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 · No Comments · 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 · No Comments · 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 · No Comments · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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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Forestry Department management plan

May 2nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Forestry, Oregon State University

Oregon Department of Forestry’s management plan didn’t use best science (report) (Oregonian, 4/29/2011) Science review of the Oregon Department of Forestry’s proposed species of concern strategy and the Board of Forestry’s state forests performance measures [PDF] (2011) Oregon State University Institute for Natural Resources Northwest Oregon state forests management plan [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of […]

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Plan to increase logging

November 11th, 2010 · Comments Off · Dept. of Forestry

State plan would boost logging (Register Guard, 11/2/10) Elliott State Forest management plan [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Forestry

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History of federal forestland

September 9th, 2010 · Comments Off · Forest Resources Institute

The forest fire that changed everything (The Oregonian, 8/31/10) Federal forestland in Oregon [PDF] (2010) Oregon Forest Resources Institute

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Low timber harvest

September 2nd, 2010 · Comments Off · Dept. of Forestry

Timber harvest nears record lows (Statesman Journal, 8/21/10) Logging hits historic low (The Register-Guard, 8/22/10) Oregon timber harvest (annual report) Oregon Department of Forestry

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Artistry of Hugh Hayes

June 29th, 2010 · Comments Off · State Board of Forestry

Iconic artistry (Statesman Journal, 6/20/10) Secret treasures in the forest [PDF] (1951) Oregon State Board of Forestry Browse other titles at the State Library with artwork by Hugh Hayes

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New state forest

June 10th, 2010 · Comments Off · Dept. of Forestry

Oregon creating its first new state forest since 1948 (The Register Guard, 6/2/10) Gilchrist acquisition backgrounder [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Forestry Klamath-Lake district, Gilchrist acquisition, silviculturally capable lands [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Forestry ODF acquisition of the Gilchrist tract: staff analysis of the proposed acquisition [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Forestry

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