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Victory on the Tongass

In a stunning bipartisan effort, last week the House of Representatives voted to limit money to build new logging roads in the Tongass National Forest in Alaska. The amendment to the FY2007 Interior Appropriations bill, sponsored by Representatives Steve Chabot

From the Endangered Species Coalition

Endangered Species Act legislative update: Interior Appropriations and Walden Logging Bill Interior Appropriations Bill Passes House: The Fiscal Year 2007 Interior Appropriations bill passed the House last Thursday. While the funding levels are still significantly

Sportsmen and Global Warming 2

WASHINGTON, DC (May 23) -- The majority of America's sportsmen say global warming is an urgent problem that needs immediate action, and they want clean energy solutions that create jobs and cut pollution from burning fossil fuels, a national poll of hunters

Mitigation Banking: Restoring Habitat at a Profit

Having known some of the Corps' "mitigation" work in the past, I am naturally suspicious of this program. On the other hand, good people tell me it has potential. http://www.newwest.net/index.php/topic/article/7674/C147/L38