No Logging Moratorium In Wake Of Oso Landslide – Earthfix


http://earthfix.kcts9.org/land/article/no-logging-moratorium-in-wake-of-oso-landslide/

In the wake of the deadly landslide near Oso, Washington, there will be no immediate moratorium on logging around unstable slopes. Some conservationists and regulators wanted to push for that. One of them, Peter Goldman, director of the Washington Forest Law Center in Seattle, says the state Forest Practices Board learned Tuesday it doesn’t have the authority to impose a logging moratorium. Tom Banse reports. (NW News Network)

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