Updates to our Terms of Use

We are updating our Terms of Use. Please carefully review the updated Terms before proceeding to our website.

Friday, April 12, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

Timber Companies Want To Log Tongass

WASHINGTON (CN) - The timber industry claims the Secretary of Agriculture cost it millions of dollars and violated environmental law by restricting logging in Tongass National Forest. The Alaska Forest Association claims the feds have "severely and illegally constrained flow of timber from the Tongass National Forest in recent years," and did it again in the 2008 Tongass National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan.

Categories / Uncategorized

Subscribe to Closing Arguments

Sign up for new weekly newsletter Closing Arguments to get the latest about ongoing trials, major litigation and hot cases and rulings in courthouses around the U.S. and the world.