Tag Archives: Transfer of federal lands

*From Forest Service to Park Service?

Editor’s note:  This editorial comes to us from the KETCHIKAN DAILY NEWS, published yesterday. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, made an interesting point about the U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday during a congressional hearing on federal timber policy. It came while … Continue reading

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*Congressman Tom McClintock comments on forest health at oversight hearing on federal forest management

Editor’s note:  This comes to us from the SIERRA SUN TIMES, published September 30th.  September 29, 2015 – Congressman McClintock is the Chairman of the Federal Lands Subcommittee.  The subcommittee held a hearing on “State, Local, and Tribal Approaches to … Continue reading

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*Crapo’s vote on public land transfer bill upsets sportsmen, conservationists

Editor’s note:  From Rocky Barker’s column, dated today, at the IDAHO STATESMAN. Given how popular hunting, fishing, ATV-ing, and the like are in North Idaho, this community’s take on the transfer of federal lands is noteworthy. Idaho’s three-year campaign to … Continue reading

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