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CoF News

Environmentalists protest ‘test case’ logging project

Brian Collins, attorney for the government, countered that the project was designed with the help of highly respected forestry professors — Norm Johnson of Oregon State University and Jerry Franklin of the University of Oregon — who have thoroughly studied how such logging will affect the forest... (more)

OSU’s Starker Lecture Series to focus on Douglas-fir

Oregon State University’s annual Starker Lecture Series will focus this year on the Pacific Northwest’s most iconic tree – the Douglas-fir – which had its first major planting 100 years ago.(more)

Should nature have standing to sue?

Michael Nelson, an environmental philosopher at Oregon State University, sees Douglas’ dissent as “the cornerstone of a new environmental ethic, one premised upon empathy with the human and non-human world alike.”(more)

Events


29Jan2015

Take the Initiative, Join the Initiative (TIJI)

The Student Sustainability Initiative will be hosting TIJI: Take the Initiative, Join the Initiative on Thursday at 6pm in Owen 103. Snacks will be provided. Come meet current staff, learn how…
29Jan2015

Starker Lecture Series

A screening of this 1-hour documentary at the historical Whiteside Theater in Corvallis will be the inaugural event of the 2015 Starker Lecture Series.  It highlights the compelling…
02Feb2015

Woodland Management

This five-session course is ideal for anyone who is just starting out taking care of a woodland property.  Topics covered include: Getting Started:  Assessing your property and…
04Feb2015

Ready, Set, Go! Train the Trainer Session

Join us Wednesday, February 4 in Salem, OR to learn tips on how to promote the wildland fire preparedness message with a free Ready, Set, Go! Train-the-Trainer.  This…
09Feb2015

Winter Webinar Series: Fire in Riparian and Aquatic Systems

Winter Webinar Series http://www.nwfirescience.org/events/climate-change-and-vulnerability-bull-trout-and-spring-chinook-fire-prone-landscape  …
09Feb2015

Woodland Management

This five-session course is ideal for anyone who is just starting out taking care of a woodland property.  Topics covered include: Getting Started:  Assessing your property and…