Freeman testifies on forest policy in Congressional hearing

In Washington, D.C., today Douglas County Commissioner Tim Freeman asked Congress to pass reforms to improve the health of federally-owned forests and create jobs in rural, forested communities.

Freeman is president of the Association of O&C Counties, representing 17 western Oregon counties covering 2.1 million acres of O&C timberlands managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).

Source: Freeman testifies on forest policy in Congressional hearing | Environment | nrtoday.com