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Community-Owned Forests Library

About Community Forests
Background information and reports on community forests
Community-Owned Forests Resources
Case studies, governance models and website links for community and tribal forests
Community-Owned Forests Conference
Presentations from conference held June 2005
Engaging the Community
Resources for successful community involvement
Timberland Ownership
Reports on changes and trends in forest ownership
Community Forest News
News articles on community forests and timberlands
Planning and Management
How-to publications and examples of forest management plans
Management Issues
Information and reports on conservation easements, timber sales, wood energy and other forest management issues
Monitoring and Evaluation
Resources for developing management indicators and evaluation plans

Community Forest News

The Missoulian Timber in Transition Series:

Other News Articles:
"Potlatch to Sell up to 120,000 Acres (MN)," Duluth News Tribune, Jan 19, 2007

"Bend Leaders Rally around Community Forest," New West, Jan 7, 2007

"Not out of the woods yet," Fedgazette, Jan., 2007

"Conservationists Scramble to Buy Delaware Forestland," The News Journal, Dec. 13, 2006

"Potlatch to Sell 120,000 Acres in N. Idaho," Idaho Statesman, Dec. 12, 2006

"Partners Ensure Sustainable Forestry on More Than 6,200 Acres in Lake County," The Nature Conservancy Website, Oct. 31, 2006

"Groups tell Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne how cooperation is preserving the Blackfoot River watershed," The Missoulian, Oct. 11, 2006

"DOI awards $2.699 million grant to Blackfoot Challenge Posted on Sept. 26," The Missoulian, Sep. 27, 2006
"Swan Valley adds protected land," The Missoulian, Sep. 26, 2006

"A Return to the Town Forest: Some Turning to an Old Conservation Idea (NH)," Associated Press, May 26, 2005

"Mapled Crusaders: Community Forests Help Revitalize New England Towns," Grist, Feb. 23. 2006.

"Timberlands Up for Grabs," High Country News, Jan. 23, 2006
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