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- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:40:10 +0000: Industrial Forestry Paradigm drives Colville NF logging - The Wildlife News
The recent response to my editorial on the ecological value of dead trees by Russ Vaughn and Mike Peterson demonstrated exactly the problem I was attempting to address: that the Industrial Forestry Paradigm, not ecological understanding, drives forestry on the Colville National Forest. http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2018/feb/21/russ-vaagen-and-mike-petersen-forests-are-a-source/
Their last paragraph illustrates this industrial bias. Vaughn [...]
- Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:57:21 +0000: Wyoming Public Lands Initiative Undemocratic - The Wildlife News
Wyoming counties are currently involved the Public Lands Initiative. Ostensibly the purpose is to determine which Wilderness Study Areas (WSA) should be designated as wilderness and which areas will be released to other land exploitation. Across Wyoming, there are 42 WSAs on BLM lands and three WSAs on Forest Service lands, totaling over [...]
- Mon, 19 Feb 2018 19:59:21 +0000: Share the Land - The Wildlife News
For thousands of years, humans have been reliant and aware that we are all dependent upon other life to support us. If the caribou or bison herd didn’t come near the village or the salmon failed to materialize in the streams, people starved.
We humans intuitively understood that we had an obligation and responsibility to [...]
- Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:52:02 +0000: Border Fantasy Legislation Threatens Wildlands - The Wildlife News
One of the only good things about the failure of Congress to agree upon the future of DACA recipients (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) is that Trump’s fantasy about a border wall was not funded yet (which you may remember Mexico was going to pay for).
Many see the Border Wall controversy as a humanitarian [...]
- Sat, 17 Feb 2018 21:37:31 +0000: Idaho BLM Juniper Removal For Sage Grouse Recovery Questioned - The Wildlife News
The Idaho BLM is proposing to remove juniper from over 600,000 acres of land in the Owyhee River area of southern Idaho ostensibly to benefit nesting sage grouse. Sage grouse avoid treed areas, so the idea is to cut down juniper to increase sage grouse habitat quality.
While there is no doubt from the literature [...]