elliott state forest

Elliott State Forest Sale
7:50 am
Wed December 11, 2013

Top Oregon Officials Approve Sale Of Parcels In Elliott Forest

The threatened seabird likes to nest in old trees near the coast and the Elliott has plenty.
Credit USFWS - Pacific Region/Flickr

Environmentalists gathered in Salem Tuesday to protest Oregon’s decision to sell off state forest land. The governor and other top state officials approved a plan to auction off about 3 percent of the Elliott State Forest. It’s their latest attempt to make the forest produce revenue for schools. Any prospective buyers will have to deal with an endangered sea bird.

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Anti-Logging Protest
4:05 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Protesters Suspend Themselves On Oregon's Capitol Dome

Chris Lehman Northwest News Network

Originally published on Thu September 19, 2013 2:59 pm

Oregon State Police have removed a huge banner from the Oregon state capitol and detained five environmental protesters. 

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