The so-called “Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2107,” passed out of the House of Representatives last week. This bill is an extreme attack on public lands, proposing up to 50-square-mile clearcuts with no public review. There is nothing resilient about that.Read More
Take action to ask our congressional delegation to pushback on Douglas County using federal dollars to promote its logging agenda.Read More
August 24th, 2017, Secretary Zinke submitted a secret report to President Trump with recommendations to slash protections for the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument. This is a direct affront to the hundreds of thousands, the overwhelming majority, that have commented in favor to keeping protections for the Monument - including local landowners, scientists, tribes, community members, and sportmen. This could unravel decades of public land and water conservation opening up sensitive public lands to logging and private industry use. Zinke's report recommends boundary reductions for Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, though specific details remain unavailable to the public. Stand with KS Wild, and speak up before Trump makes a final decision.
Marvelous patches of lowland forests surround the Lower Rogue, Applegate, and Illinois River Valleys. Clean water, ancient trees, and phenomenal recreation opportunities are found on these public forestlands, enriching our communities. Now, the Bureau of Land Management is going after thousands of acres of the best forests we have left.Read More
Whether you live near Mount Shasta, have hiked or skied there, or have just admired it from afar, you have to agree, it is one of the most spectacular mountains in the world. Now it is threatened by corporate water bottling projects that already have a foot in the door.Read More
Logging up to 30,000 acres without environmental review. Protection for threatened species like Pacific salmon becomes optional.Courts aren’t allowed to stop illegal logging until forests are already cut down. This would happen on every National Forest in the whole country.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is threatening to roll back the Clean Water Rule, finalized in 2015 under the Obama administration. The Clean Water Rule restores some level of protections to small streams and wetlands that were left vulnerable to pollution. Can you help us stand up for clean water? Let Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt know that you oppose clean water rollbacks!Read More
Stand up for your forests and your community. Send a letter to the BLM and ask them to protect forests and communities from the Pickett West timber sale. Ask the BLM to rethink its aggressive logging plans and instead work with impacted communities and neighbors to restore, rather than exploit our public lands.Read More