Admin | Cascade Forest Conservancy

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Protecting the Unique Environment of Mount St. Helens [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text]The 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens drastically altered the landscape of Southwest Washington in a matter of moments. A massive debris avalanche,...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]The 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens drastically altered the landscape of Southwest Washington in a matter of moments.  A massive debris avalanche, formerly the north side of the mountain, crashed into Spirit Lake and careened...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Mining Again Threatens Mount St Helens Area Wild Fish and Habitat By Matt Little, Cascade Forest Conservancy Originally published in The Osprey Newsletter, May 2018 Download a PDF copy of the article by clicking HERE. Just north of Mount St....

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Make Your Voice Heard! [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] If you haven't taken our 2018 Member and Friend survey, please take 3-5 minutes to give us your opinions!  Responses close on Friday, March 16th! Here’s the link...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text]In forest collaborative groups, diverse stakeholders including environmental organizations, timber companies, recreational organzations, and other interested members of the community come together to discuss timber sales and other proposed projects with Forest Service staff. Cascade Forest...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text] STAFF WRITER February 12, 2018 11:11 AM Updated February 12, 2018 05:01 PM   The U.S. Forest Service has approved a mining permit for gold, copper and other minerals next to the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument, The Chronicle reported...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text] In Our View: Cheers & Jeers Vancouver councilor’s selection open, fair; don’t mine near Mount St. Helens Published: February 10, 2018, 6:03 AM Jeers: To mining near Mount St. Helens. U.S. Forest Service officials have consented to a proposed mining project...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text] U.S. Forest Service gives consent, clarifying limits of its permission By Dameon Pesanti, Columbian staff writer Published: February 8, 2018, 7:29 PM The U.S. Forest Service has given its consent to allow exploratory mining near Mount St. Helens. Ascot USA Inc. wants...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text] Slippery Slope: Sen. Cantwell Among Voices Speaking Out Against Drilling Permits By Jordan Nailon / jnailon@chronline.com Feb 8, 2018 On Thursday, the U.S. Forest Service announced its long awaited decision to approve a request for a prospective mining permit...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text]The Forest Service decision could allow drilling later this year in the upper Green River Valley if the federal Bureau of Land Management approves permits for the work. By Hal Bernton he U.S. Forest Service signed off on exploration...