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Timber Harvesting Safety

FRA has made available access rights to a “streaming video” record of the 90-minute Webinar on Global Wood Flow – 2011 and Beyond.

RISI’s April International Woodfiber Report notes that North American oriented strand-board mills increased their wood consumption by almost 9% during 2010, “ending a three-year run-down in the industry.”

On February 18, Rep. Mike Michaud (D-Maine) and Rep. Jean Schmidt (R-Ohio) re-introduced their Safe & Efficient Transportation Act of 2011 (SETA) as HR 763—essentially the same bill they co-sponsored in the last congress.
In a March 30 speech at an “International Year of Forests” celebration, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack explicitly endorsed the use of wood as a green building material, outlining a three-part “plan,” expressing the Department’s priorities...
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