Environment

Govt officials weaken local forest rules

July 5, 2018 ecodaily 0

  For Tolaga Bay locals, the new national forestry standard brings little comfort that pine logs and forestry debris won’t smash through their farms again. The new standard places fewer restrictions on harvesting than the […]

Asia

Tropical forest to the rescue

July 3, 2018 ecodaily 0

  As the world confronts new types of challenges, the fight against climate change appears to have taken a backseat. Countries in Europe may continue to show commitment to dealing with the warming of the […]

Environment

Smelter project doesn’t fit forest health

June 30, 2018 ecodaily 0

  From the Washington DNR website, “20-Year Forest Health Strategic Plan — Eastern Washington”: “Much of the 10 million acres of forestland in eastern Washington faces serious threats to forest health.” The plan’s mission: “Restore […]