Bush to Open Roadless National Forests to Logging
In a callous pre-election resource grab, the Bush administration is to open tens of millions of acres of roadless forests – America's last wilderness legacy – to logging. What a stupid, evil little man.
ENN News Story – Bush administration proposes plan to open more national forests to logging
The Bush administration Monday proposed lifting a national rule that closed remote areas of national forests to logging, instead saying states should decide whether to keep a ban on road-building in those areas. Environmentalists immediately criticized the change as the biggest timber industry giveaway in history.