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News Releases - 2009
December
December 29, 2009
 
December 16, 2009
 
December 15, 2009
 
December 11, 2009
 
Find out who owns that tree first before you cut 
December 9, 2009
 
Forestry Department announces 2009 timber revenue payments 
December 4, 2009

November
November 23, 2009
Satish Upadhyay is Forestry's new Administrative Services Chief 
 
November 23, 2009
Linn County tree farmers recognized for excellence 
 
November 20, 2009
Recovery Act grant funds forest health project in Tillamook State Forest 
 
November 19, 2009
Forestry panel formed to review Greatest Permanent Value meets Dec. 2 
 
November 17, 2009
Clark Seely, Oregon's Associate State Forester, retires after 35-year career 
 
November 4, 2009
Recovery Act dollars fund southwest Oregon forest projects
October
October 23, 2009
Forestry Board to tour forests Nov. 5, meet in Tillamook Nov. 6
 
October 21, 2009
Fall months: a favorable time to plant new trees
 
October 12, 2009
Upcoming seminars to focus on environmentally friendly development 
 
October 6, 2009
Take time out to enjoy fall color or plant a tree 
 
October 6, 2009
Group assessing Oregon’s forests to meet October 21 

September
September 29, 2009
Forestry Board to hold retreat to explore strategic issues Oct. 5 
 
September 29, 2009
Hunters: Uphold your tradition of fire safety in the forest 
 
September 28, 2009
Burning ban still in effect in Linn, Benton, Marion counties 
 
September 17, 2009
Innovative solar energy solution saves money and provides much-needed power to a remote fire protection location in southeast Oregon 
 
September 9, 2009
Forestry board approves moving forward with a public process to revise habitat goals for state forests 
 
September 4, 2009
Microwave Fire Update
 
September 3, 2009 - afternoon update
Microwave Fire Update
 
September 3, 2009 - morning update
Microwave Fire Update
 
September 3, 2009
Wildfire still a threat as Labor Day approaches 
 
September 2, 2009
Canal Creek Fire first test of new incident management team
 
September 2, 2009
Microwave Fire Update
 
September 1, 2009
Microwave Fire Update 
 

August
 
August 31, 2009
Microwave Fire Update 
 
August 30, 2009
Microwave Fire Update
 
August 29, 2009 - evening update
Microwave Fire Update
 
August 29, 2009 - afternoon update
Microwave Fire Update
 
August 29, 2009 - morning update
Microwave Fire Update
 
August 28, 2009
Microwave Fire Update
 
August 23, 2009
Forestry Board to host Dynamic Ecosystems workshop Sept. 8
 
State Forests head Forestry Board meeting agenda Sept. 9 
 
August 19, 2009
Conversion of forests, farms, and rangeland to developmeont slows overall; increased population densities in resource areas 
August 4, 2009
Hinkle Creek study improves awareness of forest health in Oregon
July
July 31, 2009
Fire safety in the forest: It’s not just for loggers 
 
July 31, 2009
Forestry Department awarded $6.4 million to reduce wildfire hazards 
 
July 29, 2009
South Cascade District raises fire precaution levels 
 
July 29, 2009
Western Lane District raises fire precaution levels 
 
July 29, 2009
Request for Comment: Proposed stewardship agreement for GreenWood Resources Boardman Tree Farm 
 
July 28, 2009
Oregon's timber harvests plummet toward historic low 
 
July 27, 2009
NW Oregon raises wildfire precaution levels 
 
July 21, 2009
   
July 20, 2009
West Oregon District increases fire safety restrictions 
 
July 20, 2009
Western Lane District increases fire safety restrictions 
 
July 20, 2009
South Cascade District steps up fire safety restrictions 
 
July 17, 2009
Water trees deeply when high temperatures hit 
 
July 16, 2009
Forestry Board to tour SW Oregon research area and meet, July 30 and 31 
 
July 15, 2009
Public participation needed for Oregon’s 2010 Forest Assessment and Resource Strategy project 
 
July 8, 2009
Forest Legacy Program now accepting applications 
 
July 7, 2009
Forestry Department begins work on statewide forest assessment plan
June
June 30, 2009
West Oregon District enters fire season July 2 
 
June 25, 2009
South Cascade District declares fire season July 1 
 
June 21, 2009
Wildland firefighter school begins next week in Sweet Home 
 
June 5, 2009
Week-long lightning barrage sparks fires in central, southern Oregon 
 
June 3, 2009
Board of Forestry recognizes outstanding forest educators
 
June 3, 2009
Forestry board revises harvest and habitat goals for Tillamook, Clatsop state forests
May
May 28, 2009
 
May 27, 2009
 
May 21, 2009
State Forests focus of June 3 Forestry Board meeting
 
May 1, 2009
Wildfire awareness to be featured at Aviation Museum May 9
April
April 14, 2009
Forestry Board to discuss State Forests legislation 
 
April 10, 2009
Forestry Board to tour, meet in SW Oregon April 23, 24 
 
April 9, 2009
Tillamook Bay Watershed Council and ODF begin work on Wilson River restoration project 
 
April 8, 2009
Forestry Board invites public help in crafting upcoming priorities 
 
April 7, 2009
Meetings scheduled to gather public input on proposed revisions to Implementation Plans for the Tillamook and Clatsop State Forests
 
April 2, 2009
Tillamook Forest Center hosts ‘The Great Oregon Tree Plant’ April 4, 5

March
March 30, 2009
Forestry Department seeks buyer for former tree seedling nursery 
 
March 26, 2009
Public review of multiple plans for state-managed forests runs from March 30 to May 13 
 
March 18, 2009
Forestry Board to discuss Temporary Rule March 23

February
February 26, 2009
Stewardship foresters, landowners partner to reduce wildfire risk 
 
February 21, 2009
Forestry Board meeting March 4 to focus on state, private forestlands 
 
February 20, 2009
Location change for February 26 Forestry meeting in Springfield 
 
February 10, 2009
Governor Kulongoski to help kick off Oregon tree plantings 
 

January

January 12, 2009
Oregon honors the 2008 Forest Practices Operators of the Year 
 
January 7, 2009
Forestry Department assists counties for storm emergency 
 
January 5, 2009
Committee to classify Polk County forestland for fire protection
 
January 5, 2009