Logging planned on damaged forest land


Foresters are soliciting bids on salvage logging at the site of a 2012 wildfire near Sisters.

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Foresters are soliciting bids on salvage logging at the site of a 2012 wildfire near Sisters.

“It’s all about economics,” said Kristie Miller, ranger for the Sisters Ranger District. “It’s trying to get some wood to the mills and some people to work and remove some hazards along the roads.”

There are questions, however, about whether mills will be interested and whether environmentalists might challenge the sale.

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