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Biscuit Fire Recovery Project

United States. Government Accountability Office.

Biscuit Fire Recovery Project

analysis of project development, salvage sales, and other activities : report to Congressional requesters

by United States. Government Accountability Office.

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Published by Government Accountability Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest fires -- Siskiyou National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Forest fires -- Rogue River National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Forest reserves -- Fire management -- Siskiyou National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Forest reserves -- Fire management -- Rogue River National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Forest management -- Siskiyou National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Forest management -- Rogue River National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Logging -- Siskiyou National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Logging -- Rogue River National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Siskiyou National Forest (Or. and Calif.),
  • Rogue River National Forest (Or. and Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAnalysis of project development, salvage sales, and other activities., Biscuit Fire Recovery Project (Online)
    StatementUnited States Government Accountability Office.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD421.32.O7 U55 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 69 p. :
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16358565M
    OCLC/WorldCa74459364

      Debate over the influence of postwildfire management on future fire severity is occurring in the absence of empirical studies. We used satellite data, government agency records, and aerial photography to examine a forest landscape in southwest Oregon that burned in and then was subject, in part, to salvage-logging and conifer planting before it reburned during the Biscuit by: The project is to be the BIGGEST public subsidy to the timber industry since the Tongass NF giveaways in the eighties. The Biscuit Fire Recovery Project scoping process has taken place during the holiday season, with the spoken public comment period occurring a week before Christmas. Close to eighty speakers spoke throughout the evening.


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In its wake, the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project (Project) is one of the largest, most complex postfire recovery projects undertaken by the Forest Service. Biscuit Fire Recovery Project: analysis of project development, salvage sales, and other activities: report to congressional requesters.

In its wake, the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project (Project) is one of the largest, most complex postfire recovery projects undertaken by the Forest Service. Considerable controversy exists over the Project and its salvage sales to harvest dead trees.

The Biscuit Fire Recovery Project (Project), a large-scale project to recover areas of the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest burned by the Biscuit Fire, is one of the largest and most complex postfire recovery projects the Forest Service has ever undertaken. In each of the projects, the biscuit joiner plays a key role in the construction process in ways traditionally done by other means.

So the author leads the reader to exploring new uses for the tool. The astute reader will pick up on a number of techniques related to the use of the tool, /5(15). Biscuit Fire Recovery Project, as modified below (Tables 1 and 2) – salvage will occur on fewer acres than identified in the FEIS and less salvage volume will be recovered.

Area salvage operations will be conducted on approximately acres, resulting in approximately million board feet (mmbf) of salvage (see Maps 3 and 4). In its wake, the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project (Project) is one of the largest, most complex postfire recovery projects undertaken by the Forest Service.

Considerable controversy exists over the Project and its salvage sales to harvest dead trees. The Biscuit fire is often referred to in the media as the largest fire in Oregon’s recorded history but its not even close.

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Pat Schories's engaging illustrations of the puppy Biscuit are modeled on her own dog/5(). Canadian Journal of Forest Research,38(7):Biscuit Fire Recovery Project final environmental mpact statement [online].

[accessed 10 Mar. Google Scholar USDA Forest Service. B&B Fire Recovery Project final environmental Cited by: The U.S. Forest Service dubbed it the Biscuit Fire. With a burned area totaling just forty acres shy of a half-million acres, the Biscuit Fire is believed to be Oregon's largest forest fire of record.

The efforts of the Forest Service to control the fire kept the attention of. Get this from a library. Final environmental impact statement: the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project, V. 1 & 2: Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, Josephine and Curry Counties, Oregon. [United States. Forest Service.

Pacific Northwest Region.; United States. Bureau of Land Management.]. Biscuit is the original little yellow puppy story I believe and it is the first one found in the Biscuit Storybook Collection.

Biscuit is a fun loveable book character that had jumped right in to my fiddler, almost preschoolers heart and imagination. while reading about this puppy that needs just one more thing before he goes to bed it is /5. Final environmental impact statement [electronic resource]: the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project, V.

1 & 2: Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, Josephine and Curry Counties, Oregon. Format Book CD-ROM Published [Medford, Or.].

Silver was the first of three big fires to rage across the Siskiyou. The Biscuit Fire was the largest atacres, followed by last summer’s ,acre Chetco Bar Fire. Almost nothing was salvaged following Biscuit, and the Forest Service’s timid response to Chetco Bar is even worse. Download Project Fire eBook in PDF, EPUB, Mobi.

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Author: N.A Publisher: DIANE Publishing Best Books. Chicks Unravel Time: Women Journey Through Every Season of Doctor Who. The Biscuit Fire was the largest wildfire in the recorded history of Oregon. The Biscuit Fire area is subject to warm, dry winds known as the Brookings effect (also known as Chetco effect), driven by high pressure over the Great Basin.

The fire re-burned portions of the Silver Fire and subsequently burned in the Chetco Bar : Lightning. The Responsible Official will document the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project decision and reasons for the decision in the Record of Decision.

That decision will be subject to Forest Service Appeal Regulations (36 CFR Part ). As with the Biscuit Fire, earlier interviews suggested an expectation of timber extraction from the burned areas, while others advocated that timber removal be minimized.

Final plans included salvage logging on over 6, acres, some of which were in Late Successional Reserves (B&B Fire Recovery Project Final Environmental Impact Statement ). However, the Rim Fire Recovery Project represents a step backward by attempting to justify management actions (salvage logging) to support industrial tree farming and timber production as ecological restoration.

The Project is also repeating mistakes made after the Stanislaus Complex Fire. Please consider commenting on the project; we need your support to stop one of the largest salvage logging proposals in the Klamath Mountains since the equally dishonest misnomer, the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project, which came out of the Biscuit Fire in the Kalmiopsis : Luke Ruediger.

fire risk reduction and ecosystem recovery, respectively. We conducted a three-day workshop on the Biscuit logging project with researchers having extensive background in disturbance ecology and field studies within the Biscuit and other fire areas to examine key assertions related to post-fire landscapes in general and post-fire logging in.

the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project. “Our proposal is an investment in the land and people”, said Scott Conroy, Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest Supervisor. “We are investing in growing trees, restoring fire to its natural role in the forest, protecting communities and old growth from wildfire, and capturing opportunities to.

Managers may instinctively know that many problems contain a mix of these types of uncertainty. For example, in a landscape-scale project such as the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project (BFRP) in Southwest Oregon, there are generous portions of intricacies, equivocalities, and ambiguities, some of which have precipitated social and legal by: Large-scale wildfires (∼10 4 –10 6 ha) have the potential to eliminate seed sources over broad areas and thus may lead to qualitatively different regeneration dynamics than in small burns; however, regeneration after such events has received little study in temperate forests.

Following a ha mixed-severity wildfire in Oregon, USA, we quantified (1) conifer and broadleaf regeneration Cited by: Post-fire Salvage Logging in America's National Forests, sheds light on the myriad ecological impacts this damaging form of logging causes to our natural heritage, but also the significant economic costs to the American taxpayer.

In fact, since Senator Smith apparently believes that he gets a free pass from reality, he has enough confidence to boldly use the Biscuit Fire and the botched Biscuit “Fire Recovery Project Author: Matthew Koehler.

[email protected] Fax: Mr. Conroy: This email, in its entirety, is to be construed and accepted by you as my official Public Comment on the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project Draft EIS, and also my continued intense interest in this project. Biscuit Fire Recovery Project analysis of project development, salvage sales, and other activities: report to congressional requesters.

Published: () Draft environmental impact statement: Hi-Grouse Project: Goosenest Ranger District, Klamath National Forest, Siskiyou County, California. Search for books, ebooks, and physical Pacific Northwest Region, Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest: Douglas, Klamath, Jackson, Curry, Coos, and Josephine Counties in Oregon, Del Norte and Siskiyou Counties in California.

Biscuit Fire Recovery Project analysis of project development, salvage sales, and other activities: report to. And by the end of the day the bids were in; of the acres were mapped out for demolition. The venture, titled the “Biscuit Fire Recovery Project”, is the largest forest service sale in.

Fairbanks holds a Master’s of Community and Regional Planning from the University of Oregon and has had a number of positions inside the U.S. Forest Service including his position as the Interdisciplinary Team Leader for the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project after the fire in. Salvage Logging: Destructive AND Expensive Jeff Alworth Yesterday, the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an economic report about the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project in the Rogue-Siskyou National Forest.

The finding. According to OPB, not so good: The Siskiyou National Forest's recovery plan estimated that it would make. Please consider commenting on the project; we need your support to stop one of the largest salvage logging proposals in the Klamath Mountains since the equally dishonest misnomer, the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project, which came out of the Biscuit Fire in the Kalmiopsis area.

Biscuit Salvage Will Cost Forest Service $2 Million By Ley Garnett, Oregon Public Broadcasting October 6, PORTLAND, OR A federal study released Wednesday concludes the massive Biscuit Fire Recovery Project is operating in the red.

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden requested the report from the Government Accountability Office. Draft fuel management zone treatment by vegetation type alternatives 2, 4, 5. unpublished manuscript for the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project Draft Environmental Impact Statement, Siskiyou National Forest.

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He may be the foremost authority on wildfire on the continent, with more than a dozen books to his credit. The Westside Fire Recovery Project is now officially The Biscuit Fire burned. GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service plans to aggressively harvest trees burned in the Biscuit fire would harm old growth forest reserves for the next century and.

A Hard Look at the Biscuit “Fire Recovery Project” The Forest Service, logging industry and some politicians have used buzz-words such as forest restoration, fuel reduction and community protection to justify the so-called Biscuit “Fire Recovery Project,” which is actually one of the largest public lands logging projects in U.S.

history.In all, the USFS placed acres of public land on the auction block and, of those, were mapped out for demolition. The venture, titled the “Biscuit Fire Recovery Project,” was the largest forest service sale in US history.

In all, almost 30 square miles of federal land Author: Truthout.Final environmental impact statement the Biscuit Fire Recovery Project, V.

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