Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Logging" Tag

Tongass  salmon forest scheduled to become wood chips

Intelligent thought and wisdom went into protecting the Tongass salmon forest with the Roadless Rule. With thoughtlessness, fools will undo it with a pen. [...]

October 7, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands, Roadless Rule, Slide

Outdoor boom comes as jobs in extraction decline

From 2012 to 2016, extraction jobs declined by nearly a third as outdoor recreation employment jumped 16 percent. [...]

March 13, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Why we need to fight for Public Lands

A scheme of selling public lands is an old one. Carnival barkers hoodwink us with “take back” (anything, especially if it’s not theirs) [...]

May 25, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Forest Service meddles and gets it wrong, again

The Tongass National Forest has the highest density of black bears in the world and one of the highest densities of brown bears. Instead of sacrificing this one-of-a-kind landscape, the Forest Service needs to make reality transition [...]

October 15, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Timber sale reduced at French Broad River, NC

The agreement reduces the size of the timber sale, removing logging from significant ecological areas... in the headwaters of the French Broad River. [...]

January 8, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide