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Bureau of Land Management proposes changes to reflect modern forestry management practices, make review of salvage actions more efficient and effective

Comment periods now open on proposed changes to timber protest regulations, salvage CX WASHINGTON – The Bureau of Land Management is proposing updates to antiquated regulations governing administration of timber sales, as well as a […]

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Washington

BLM names State Director for Oregon/Washington

WASHINGTON – The Bureau of Land Management today announced the appointment of Barry Bushue as the State Director for Oregon and Washington. Bushue is currently State Executive Director of the Oregon Farm Service Agency of the U.S. Department […]

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Oregon

BLM proposes modernizing forest management rules

WASHINGTON – The Bureau of Land Management is proposing updates to antiquated regulations governing administration of timber sales and protest of forest management decisions, which haven’t been revised in more than 35 years. This proposal more […]

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Washington

BLM proposes expedited review of timber salvage projects

WASHINGTON – The Bureau of Land Management today announced a proposal to establish a new categorical exclusion (CX) under the National Environmental Policy Act, which would streamline the agency’s review of routine timber salvage projects and operations. This […]