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  • Society of Conservation Biology Endorses Protections for Primary Forests

    Nov. 18, 2014

    Click here for the SCB Endorsement of a moratorium on industrial activities in the world's remaining primary forests.

  • Increased Logging on BLM Lands in Western Oregon Would Rival Carbon Dioxide from Cars and Power Plants

    September 10, 2014 | Contacts: Dominick A. DellaSala, Ph.D.; Olga Krankina, Ph.D

    Ashland, Oregon - A new analysis from Dr. Olga Krankina, a member of the Nobel-prize winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)...

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  • Gold Hill Irrigation District Improves fish passage at dam on Rogue River

    On August 18th, 2014, The Gold Hill Irrigation District began construction to improve fish passage at their diversion dam on the Rogue River. The district’s diversion dam and canal have been in place since 1916 without substantial upgrade.

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