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Ed Regan

Guest opinion: Forest Service needs direction from Barrasso bill

Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., recently introduced the National Forest Jobs and Management Act, which creates a 15-year pilot project on 3.8 percent of the 191 million acre National Forest system. On this pilot area, forest management projects would be conducted using streamlined compliance pro…

April 18, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Forest Service timber contracts to be suspended amid federal shutdown

Forest Service timber contracts to be suspended amid federal shutdown

Montana lumber mills are bracing for an expected suspension of timber contracts on national forest lands Monday as part of the growing impacts from the federal government shutdown.

October 05, 2013 9:45 amLoading…

Tester’s Forest Jobs bill promotes balanced resource management

Fighting over forests hasn't worked.

July 21, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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