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Washington heightens scrutiny of timber harvests near geological hazards

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Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark has announced new requirements for proposed timber harvests near potential landslide hazard areas. Applicants for harvest permits will be required by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR), which Commissioner Goldmark administers, to

WA Natural Resources Board OKs purchase of Wahkiakum forestland for Common School Trust

OLYMPIA – At its regular monthly meeting today, the state Board of Natural Resources authorized the purchase of 834 acres of working forestland in Wahkiakum County from a private seller for $2.19 million. DNR will manage the acquired parcels, located

Commissioner of Public Lands Announces Quarterly Award For DNR Employee

Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark has honored a Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) employee who helped the department secure millions of dollars in grant funding to improve fish habitat on forested state trust lands.

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DNR Preps For Summer Burn Ban

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced there will be a statewide burn ban on all DNR-protected lands July 1, 2012, through September 30,

Natural Resources Board Approves Purchase, Amends Marbled Murrelet Plan

OLYMPIA, Wash. - At its regular monthly meeting Tuesday, the Board of Natural Resources approved the purchase of 3,359 acres of irrigated agricultural land in Benton County from a private company. The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will

City of Hoquiam to celebrate Arbor Day and Month in April

The City of Hoquiam has proclaimed April as Arbor Month and April 24th as Arbor Day. To kick off the celebration of Arbor Month, the City of Hoquiam will begin planting trees along Sumner Avenue beginning the week of April