Federal lawyers did not lie to the federal court either before or after the $55 million settlement of with timber giant, Sierra Pacific Industries, and others
Grizzly Wilderness Roads OK’d
A federal appeals court upheld a 2013 U.S. Forest Service plan to allow construction of logging roads in Montana’s Kootenai National Forces over the objections
Snowmobile Access Upended
In a victory for Montana environmentalists, a federal appeals court found the U.S. Forest Service’s plan to minimize snow mobile damage on 3.5 million acres
Timber Project OK, Despite Spotted Owl Concern
Environmentalists failed to convince a federal appeals court this week that lumber thinning in Six Rivers National Forest would harm the threatened Northern spotted owl.