Cascadia Wildlands first grew out of a movement to protect old-growth forests on our federal forest lands outside of Eugene, Oregon. These efforts that began nearly 20 years ago continue to be the bread and butter of our organization and the backbone for the protection of clean water, recreation, imperiled species, and threatened ecosystems in … Continue reading Protecting our Federal Forests
For Immediate Release November 10, 2016 Northwest Forest Plan science synthesis review begins Will help inform forest management efforts in Pacific Northwest Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, 314-482-3746, firstname.lastname@example.org Susan Jane Brown, Western Environmental Law Center, 503-914-1323, email@example.com Portland, Ore.–Today, the United States Forest Service released for public and heightened peer review its … Continue reading Science Review Begins for Northwest Forest Plan Revision
For immediate release August 9, 2016 Contacts: Susan Jane Brown, Western Environmental Law Center, 503-680-5513, firstname.lastname@example.org Todd True, Earthjustice, 206-343-7340, ext. 1030, email@example.com John Kober, Pacific Rivers, 503-915-6677, firstname.lastname@example.org Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, 314-482-3746, email@example.com Joseph Vaile, Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center, 541-488-5789, firstname.lastname@example.org Doug Heiken, Oregon Wild, 541-344-0675, email@example.com Megan Birzell, The Wilderness Society, 206-348-3597, firstname.lastname@example.org Stakeholder Groups Challenge Oregon … Continue reading New Western Oregon Forest Management Plan Challenged
by Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands Legal Director On August 5, the Bureau of Land Management signed a new management plan for western Oregon. Cascadia Wildlands and our conservation allies protested the initial draft of this plan, but the BLM's decision yesterday largely ignored all our points of contention. From a broad perspective, the plan will … Continue reading BLM Signs Devastating New Management Plan for Oregon’s Forests!
For Immediate Release May 16, 2016 Contacts: Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, 314-482-3746, email@example.com Todd True, Earthjustice, 206-343-7340, ext. 1030, firstname.lastname@example.org Susan Jane Brown, Western Environmental Law Center, 503-680-5513, email@example.com Joseph Vaile, Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center, 541-488-5789, firstname.lastname@example.org Glen Spain, Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations, 541-689-2000, email@example.com Steve Holmer, American Bird Conservancy, 202-888-7490, firstname.lastname@example.org … Continue reading Cascadia Wildlands and Conservation Allies Challenge BLM Forest Plans in Oregon
The Bureau of Land Management in western Oregon is scheduling a series of what they are calling “Community Listening Sessions.” The stated goal of these sessions is to: 1) update the public on the plan revision progress and 2) hear the public’s thoughts on key issues like timber production and forest management, endangered species conservation … Continue reading Bureau of Land Management: Four December Plan Revision Meetings Scheduled for Oregon
Eugene Weekly by Camilla Mortensen More than two million acres of public forests, a checkered history, and federal and state laws confusingly mixed with county funding means that the current O&C lands logging proposal can be hard to wrap your mind around. About 150 people came to the downtown Eugene Public Library Aug. 26 to … Continue reading O&C Forest Debate Packs Public Library