Secret Timber Sales? No Way!

When the BLM uses taxpayer dollars to plan controversial public lands logging projects, like the Pickett West native forest timber sale, you have a right to know what they are up to. Transparent public lands management is at the heart of how government is supposed to function in our Democracy. 

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So when the Medford BLM responds to requests for public timber sale documents by redacting (blacking out) entire pages, what they are effectively doing is pulling a veil of secrecy over the decisions and issues surrounding management of your forests.

We believe in putting the "public" in public lands management, so KS Wild is filing a legal challenge to the BLM's refusal to conduct business in an open and transparent fashion.

Read our legal briefing here.