Category Archives: Forestry

Local Timber

Group connects local timber owners with local homebuilders By Matt Preusch, The Oregonian September 03, 2009, 10:00PM To tour Bob and Julie Granger’s northeast Portland home is to see an Oregon forest milled and varnished, ready to eat off and … Continue reading

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Buddist forestry

From WSU Today article:Mark Swanson and his Natural Resource Sciences 419 class teamed up with Sravasti Abbey, a Buddhist monastic community near Newport, Wash., in order to restore the forest surrounding the abbey. The abbey, which owns 240 acres of … Continue reading

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Carbon Offsets and the private forest owner

From Oregon Live: MANNING — With all the worries climate change conjures — swelling carbon footprints, dissolving Antarctic ice sheets — it helps to walk through Peter Hayes’ woods and hear how they could help slow the planet’s warming. As … Continue reading

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