INTERN-al UPDATE: A Snowy Field Check in Flat Country


By Courtney Kaltenbach Field Checking Intern for Cascadia Wildlands, Spring 2020 On a cool Saturday morning, over twenty people met in the Cascadia parking lot to prepare to go out on the first public field-checking trip of the year into the Flat Country timber sale. Covid-19 had been declared an international pandemic three days earlier, … Continue reading INTERN-al UPDATE: A Snowy Field Check in Flat Country

Field Trip to Flat Country Timber Sale — March 14, 2020


Join Cascadia Wildlands for a visit to the Flat Country timber sale, a 5,000 acre logging proposal in the Willamette National Forest. We will spend the day learning about this sale and exploring old forest stands that would be impacted. Attendees will get a hands on lesson in the basics of field surveying for public … Continue reading Field Trip to Flat Country Timber Sale — March 14, 2020

Flat Country Timber Sale


Flat Country — Willamette National Forest, McKenzie Ranger District ABOUT THE SALE: This sale proposes 5,001 acres of logging off Hwy 126, approximately 8 miles east of the community of McKenzie Bridge, Oregon. The proposal includes 1,000 acres of “regeneration harvest” (essentially clearcut) and various methods of commercial thinning in forest stands ranging from 40 … Continue reading Flat Country Timber Sale