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The pine beetle (credit: CBS)

Colorado GOP’s Beetle-Kill Timber Bill Questioned

Colorado Republicans want to eliminate local restrictions they say stifle the sale of beetle-killed timber. But groups representing local governments say there are no such restrictions.

01/25/2012

Lodgepole pines (credit: CBS)

Forest Service Agrees To Void Timber Contracts

The U.S. Forest Service is offering to renegotiate timber sale contracts in an effort to save sawmills in the Rocky Mountain region that have been hit hard by bark beetle infestations.

08/04/2011

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