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News Releases - 2008
December
December 30, 2008
Winter tree care: proceed with caution 
 
December 29, 2008
Forestry Board begins 2009 with new members 
 
December 22, 2008
Find out who owns that tree first before you cut 
 
December 22, 2008
Forest operators to receive awards at Forestry Board meeting Jan. 7/ODF/newsroom/newsreleases/2008/NR5848.shtml 
 
December 22, 2008
Forest operators to receive awards at Forestry Board meeting Jan. 7 

November
November 25, 2008
Union County tree farmers recognized for excellence 
 
November 24, 2008
A new strategy for Oregon's forest cluster 
 
November 24, 2008
Tired of high energy bills? Consider some well-placed trees 
 
November 10,  2008
Forestry Board to discuss federal forestlands Nov. 21 in John Day 

October
October 31, 2008
Wind shift pushes slash burn smoke into Newport
 
October 23, 2008
George Ponte selected as new Central Oregon District Forester
 
October 23, 2008
Greg Pittman selected as new Klamath-Lake District Forester
 
October 23, 2008
Federal Forestlands Advisory Committee meets on October 28
 
October 3, 2008
Forestry Department lifts use restrictions for several areas of Oregon
 
October 2, 2008
Bridge building crew that rescues state inspector to receive medal
 
October 1, 2008
Forestry Board to consider civil penalty request October 15

September
September 25, 2008
Take time out to enjoy fall color in Oregon
 
September 22, 2008
Enterprise Schools burn forest wood waste for energy
 
September 21, 2008
Doubleday Fire: Daily Morning Information Update, Sunday, September 21, 2008
 
September 20, 2008
Doubleday Fire: Daily Morning Information Update, Saturday, September 20, 2008
 
September 19, 2008
Doubleday Fire: Daily Morning Information Update; Friday, September 19, 2008
 
September 18, 2008
Doubleday Fire: Daily Afternoon Information Update; Thursday, September 18, 2008
 
September 17, 2008
Doubleday Fire Update: Wednesday, September 17, 2008


August
August 26, 2008
Forestry Board to meet in Astoria Sept. 3, tour State Forest on Sept. 4
 
August 25, 2008
Summit Springs Complex, Daily Information Update for Monday, August 25, 2008
 
August 24, 2008
Summit Springs Complex, Daily Information Update for Sunday, August 24, 2008
 
August 23, 2008
Summit Springs Complex, Daily Information Update for Saturday, August 23, 2008
 
August 22, 2008
Summit Springs Complex, Daily Information Update for Friday, August 22, 2008
 
August 21, 2008
Summit Springs Complex, Daily Information Update for Thursday, August 21, 2008
 
August 20, 2008
Summit Springs Complex, Daily Information Update for Wednesday, August 20, 2008
 
August 19, 2008
Summit Springs Complex, Daily Information Update for Tuesday, August 19, 2008
 
August 18, 2008
Interagency Response Underway for Central Oregon Wildfires
 
August 18, 2008
 
August 15, 2008
Take time to deeply water trees when high temps hit
 
August 15, 2008
 
August 8, 2008
 
August 7, 2008
Forestry Department offers condolences to families of those killed in helicopter crash; reports high rating for crew company involved
 
August 6, 2008
Rick Barnes named to Forestry advisory committee

July
July 31, 2008
Fire Danger prompts closure of Klamath County forest parcel to the public
 
July 10, 2008
Federal Forestlands Advisory Committee meets on July 14
 
July 8, 2008
Oregon's timber harvests continue to plummet

June
June 30, 2008
Northwest Oregon enters wildfire season July 1
 
June 30, 2008
Forestry subcommittee of Oregon Global Warming Comimssion meets July 7
 
June 24, 2008
Forestry awards recognize Oregonians committed to community tree care
 
June 24, 2008
Committee for Family Forestlands to meet June 26
 
June 23, 2008
Wildland Firefighters Training Field Exercise being held in Sweet Home 
 
June 16, 2008
Forest Grove, Roseburg host regional Forest Practices Committee meetings
 
June 11, 2008
Loggers, foresters crank out firewood for December storm victims
 
June 5, 2008
Burning ban starts June 16 in Linn, Benton and Marion counties
 
June 5, 2008
Forestry Board recognizes outstanding forest educators
 
June 4, 2008
Oregon’s family forestland owners face many challenges
 
 

May

May 30, 2008
 
May 27, 2008
Federal Forestlands Advisory Committee meets June 3
 
May 23, 2008
Tillamook Forest Center goes to summer hours, now open seven days a week
 
May 22, 2008
Forestry Board workshop, meeting, June 3, 4

April

April 23, 2008
Eastside mills, loggers come to aid of coastal flood victims
 
April 22, 2008
Snow doesn't hamper SOLV Day efforts on the Tillamook State Forest
 
April 17, 2008
Forestry Board meeting, workshop set for April 29-30, Cottage Grove
 
April 17, 2008
New Forest History Center to be dedicated on May 2nd
 
April 15, 2008
Contest rewards homeowners who protect their homes from wildfire
 
April 14, 2008
Thirty Oregon schools receive Arbor Week grants
 
April 11, 2008
Arbor Week 2008: Forty-nine Oregon communities earn "Tree City USA" status
 
April 10, 2008
Experienced forest managers named to lead Forestry divisions
 
April 2, 2008
Final honors for staff of Phipps Forest Nursery
 
April 1, 2008
Forest Legacy Program preserves forests for Oregon's future
March

March 26, 2008
Arbor Day: a tradition with new significance for today's families
 
March 25, 2008
Committee for Family Forestlands to meet March 27th
 
March 18, 2008
Federal Forestlands Advisory Committee meets in Burns on April 4th
 
March 10, 2008
Smoke Management Advisory Committee to meet March 17th, Salem
 
March 6, 2008
Federal Forestlands Advisory Committee meets March 10th
February

February 26, 2008
Forestry Department assessing wildfire hazard to homes in McKenzie watershed
 
February 22, 2008
Storm damage recovery heads Forestry Board agenda on March 5th
 
February 12, 2008
Comment period on 2008-09 annual plans for state-managed forests
 
February 4, 2008
Former State Senator honored for forest advocacy
January

January 30, 2008
Public meetings set for Malheur County Community Wildfire Program
 
January 25, 2008
Forestry staff helps family forests recover from storms
 
January 24, 2008
Federal Forestlands Advisory Committee meets February 1st  
 
January 23, 2008
Public access to Lost Lake in southeast Clatsop County temporarily limited to Spruce Run Campground
 
January 18, 2008
Awards recognize excellence in Oregon forest practices
 
January 15, 2008
Campgrounds reopened in Clatsop State Forest
 
January 3, 2008
Federal Forestlands Advisory Committee meets January 7th