Cozmic Benefit Event With Alder St. Allstars, July 26


You Are Invited! What: Benefit for Goose Timber Sale and Marbled Murrelet Legal Defense Funds Cozmic in Eugene is hosting a special event to help us raise money to offset the expenses for the Goose Timber Sale and Marbled Murrelet lawsuits.  Any pizza, food, and gift certificate purchases made at Cozmic on the day of the … Continue reading Cozmic Benefit Event With Alder St. Allstars, July 26

Timber Firms Join Murrelet Lawsuit


July 9, 2012 The Eugene Register-Guard by Karen McCown    A Eugene lumber company is among forest industry firms intervening in a lawsuit filed in federal court by environmental groups against Gov. John Kitz­haber and state land and forest management agencies.   U.S. District Judge Ann Aiken last week granted a request by Eugene-based Seneca … Continue reading Timber Firms Join Murrelet Lawsuit

State Suspends State Forest Timber Sales Subject to Federal Lawsuit   


July 2, 2012 KLCC by Rachael McDonald   The Oregon Department of Forestry has suspended operations on 10 timber sales. A lawsuit brought by conservation groups says the logging imperils a federally listed seabird.
 
Four conservation groups are suing Oregon to halt timber sales on the Elliot, Clatsop and Tillamook State Forests.   Josh Laughlin with … Continue reading State Suspends State Forest Timber Sales Subject to Federal Lawsuit   

Press Release: State of Oregon Suspends 10 State Forest Timber Sales in Marbled Murrelet Habitat


For immediate release July 2, 2012   Contact: Josh Laughlin, Cascadia Wildlands, (541) 844-8182       Noah Greenwald, Center for Biological Diversity, (503) 484-7495       Bob Sallinger, Portland Audubon Society, (503) 380-9728       Tanya Sanerib, Crag Law Center, (503) 525-2722         State of Oregon Suspends 10 State … Continue reading Press Release: State of Oregon Suspends 10 State Forest Timber Sales in Marbled Murrelet Habitat

Cascadia Sues to Protect Seabird


For immediate release May 31, 2012   Contact: Josh Laughlin, Cascadia Wildlands, (541) 844-8182       Noah Greenwald, Center Biological Diversity, (503) 484-7495       Bob Sallinger, Portland Audubon Society, (503) 380-9728       Tanya Sanerib, Crag Law Center, (503) 525-2722         Lawsuit Filed to Protect Threatened Marbled Murrelets … Continue reading Cascadia Sues to Protect Seabird

Logging in Oregon State Harm Protected Marbled Murrelets, Lawsuit Says


May 31, 2012 The Oregonian by Scott Learn   Three conservation groups sued Gov. John Kitzhaber and Oregon agencies today in federal court, charging that logging in three Coast Range state forests is killing or displacing protected marbled murrelets.    The lawsuit requests an injunction to halt logging — including a host of currently planned … Continue reading Logging in Oregon State Harm Protected Marbled Murrelets, Lawsuit Says

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Threatened Marbled Murrelet from Clearcutting in Oregon State Forests


For immediate release January 19, 2012   Contact:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Josh Laughlin, Cascadia Wildlands, (541) 844-8182   Noah Greenwald, Center for Biological Diversity, (503) 484-7495    Bob Sallinger, Audubon Socity of Portland, (503) 380-9728                Lawsuit Launched to Protect Threatened Marbled Murrelets From Clearcutting in Oregon State Forests State of Oregon’s Plans to Dramatically Increase Clearcutting Harming Wildlife, … Continue reading Lawsuit Launched to Protect Threatened Marbled Murrelet from Clearcutting in Oregon State Forests