Oregon Senator Ron Wyden wants to expedite logging for one of his home state’s chief industries – timber. Ore. Senator’s Bill Would Thin Forests :
Wyden said he was particularly interested in developing collaborative processes to identify objections early on, so they can be addressed without ending up in court.
This while the timber industry laid out its terms :
“If you put diameter limits on this process, it’s not going to work.”
So in order to protect old growth, they’re going to need to harvest old growth. I see …