The decisions would allow commercial logging in most restricted area of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, in violation of Scenic Area law and Gorge Management Plan.
A joint statement from Friends of the Columbia Gorge and Columbia Riverkeeper on a peaceful transfer of power.
(A) group is working right now to transform a section of land along the Columbia River and return a wildlife refuge to a more natural state.
Having fought the plant for years, environmentalists expressed surprise that the state has greenlighted a major new greenhouse gas polluter.
The water crisis in Warm Springs gains support from coalition of conservation groups.
For the first time, the management plan requires a climate action strategy to continue to protect the region and adapt to changing climate.
New policies address climate change, salmon streams, wetlands, and limit urban expansion.
Powerful political and economic forces are at odds over how resources, communities and growth in the Gorge should be managed.