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Mon January 6, 2014

Forest Service May Try To Recoup Rim Fire Costs With Logging

Originally published on Mon January 6, 2014 2:27 pm

The U.S. Forest Service has proposed a large salvage logging operation in the area affected by last year's historic Rim Fire, which burned 410-square miles of California's Sierra Nevada. The proposal is meeting stiff opposition from environmental groups who say the land is better left untouched.