The Tongass National Forest is in the crosshairs of environmental organizations again. Two large coalitions are pressuring the Obama administration to stop all old-growth logging, in part to fight climate change.
A fire warning for parts of northern Southeast has been expanded to the whole region.
A federal appeals court issued an opinion saying the roadless rule should not apply to Alaska’s Tongass National Forest.
Legislation urging the state to take over some Tongass National Forest lands is attracting questions and opposition.
The Forest Service is setting up an advisory board to help rewrite the Tongass National Forest’s management plan.
Can Southeast’s timber industry survive while only logging second-growth forests? An Oregon research group says it can. And it could happen sooner than many expect.
The Forest Service has decided to make changes in its Tongass land management plan.
The Southeast Conference wants to change the way the Tongass National Forest is managed.
The Tongass Futures Roundtable is shutting down. The organization tried to resolve Southeast Alaska forest-issue conflicts.
The revised Sealaska land bill will have its first Senate hearing on Thursday.