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State Forestry Updates

  • Restore Forestry Funds
    From The Hartford Courant: Drastic budget cuts proposed by the Bush administration threaten to weaken a...
  • Committee approves bill to create FLAME fund
    The House Natural Resources Committee agreed yesterday on an amended version of the FLAME Act (H.R. 5541...
  • Fund for firefighting advanced by House...
    A key House committee easily approved a bill Thursday that would create a special federal fund to pay...
  • MD governor bans wind turbines on state...
    Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley announced this week that he will not allow commercial wind turbines on...
  • Three die fighting CO wildfires
    Wildfires stoked by strong winds and dry weather caused the deaths of two firefighters and a pilot, and...
  • World’s oldest tree found in Sweden
    Swedish scientists have identified a tenacious spruce as the world's oldest tree, which carbon dating...