Lawsuit Launched to Protect Threatened Marbled Murrelets From Clearcutting on Liquidated Oregon State Forests


For Immediate Release, June 3, 2014   Contacts:       Francis Eatherington, Cascadia Wildlands, (541) 643-1309 Noah Greenwald, Center Biological Diversity, (503) 484-7495 Bob Sallinger, Audubon Society of Portland, (503) 380-9728   Lawsuit Launched to Protect Threatened Marbled Murrelets From Clearcutting on Liquidated Oregon State Forests: Logging of Parcels Liquidated from Elliott State Forest Will … Continue reading Lawsuit Launched to Protect Threatened Marbled Murrelets From Clearcutting on Liquidated Oregon State Forests

Elliott State Forest parcel to be sold to Seneca Jones, drawing environmental lawsuit


By Rob Davis, Oregonian April 21, 2014   The Oregon Department of State Lands has struck a deal to sell a 788-acre parcel of the Elliott State Forest near Coos Bay to the Seneca Jones Timber Co. for $1.8 million.   The timber company’s owner, Kathy Jones, had said the company pursued the land, which … Continue reading Elliott State Forest parcel to be sold to Seneca Jones, drawing environmental lawsuit

Press Release: Suit Filed Challenging Sale of Elliott State Forest Land


For Immediate Release, April 21, 2014   Contact:  Francis Eatherington, Cascadia Wildlands, (541) 643-1309                Bob Sallinger, Audubon Society of Portland, (503) 380-9728                Noah Greenwald, Center for Biological Diversity, (503) 484-7495   EUGENE, Ore.— Conservation organizations filed a lawsuit and temporary restraining order today challenging the state of Oregon’s disposal of … Continue reading Press Release: Suit Filed Challenging Sale of Elliott State Forest Land