Society of American Foresters

Northwest Regions

Archived Issues

Issue Highlights

  • Stewardship Contracting: A Brief Overview
  • Agency and Industry Interests Trump Communities and Environment Again
  • Evaluating Landscape-Scale Fuel Treatment Policies with FIA Data
  • A High Noon for Forest and Fire Policies?
  • 2003 Executive Committees for AKSAF, IESAF, OSAF, WSSAF
  • 2003 Annual Meeting Information

January/February 2003 (download pdf)

Issue Highlights

  • Foresters Heading to Salem for OSAF Meeting
  • WSSAF to Look at Wood Markets and More
  • Working Forests Topic of Alaska Meeting
  • How Does This Whole "CFE" Thing Work Anyway?
  • WSSAF Starts Year with Strong Policy Activities
  • Strategic Plan Hot Topic at Council Meeting
  • Interior Secretary Presents Award to Chesley

March/April 2003 (download pdf)

Issue Highlights

  • Timber Cops
  • Increasing Safety Through Awareness, Communication and Networking
  • Access Control on Company Timberlands
  • Implementing Justice Through Terror and Destruction
  • Clandestine Meth Labs in the Woods on the Rise
  • The ODF Acey Line Timber Sale: Handling the Protests
  • Security Precautions for Logging Operators

May/June 2003 (download pdf)

Issue Highlights

  • Developing Approaches to Reduce Wildlife Damange to Forest Resources
  • NWRC: Providing World Leadership in Science-Based Problem Management
  • Wildlife Services Resolving Wildlife Conflicts
  • Bears Prefer Trees in the Spring
  • Mountain Beaver: The Little Rodent with a Large Appetite
  • Is it a Pocket Gopher or a Mole?
  • Managing Ungulates to Protect Trees
  • From Seedlings to Crowns: These Species Cover it All
  • Developing Strategies to Alleviate Wildlife Damage to Forest Resources
  • The Role of Toxicants in Forest Management
  • Fencing Out Big Game Species
  • Repellents are Socially Acceptable Tools
  • Wildlife Damage: An Assessment of Damage Potential
  • Annual Meeting Wrap-ups

July/August 2003 (download pdf)

Issue Highlights

  • Forest and Conservation Nurseries: Improving a Proud Heritage
  • A User's Guide to Nursery Stock Types
  • The Use of Controlled-release Fertilizers for Conifer Seedling Production and Outplanting
  • Diseases in Forest Nurseries: Implications for Forest Managers

September/October 2003 (download pdf)

Issue Highlights

  • Evolving Forest Policies, Research and Education
  • We've Come a Long Way Baby (haven't we?)
  • Silviculture: Then and Now
  • Forestry: Then and Now
  • Fifty Years of Change in Northwest Forestry
  • Recovery From Disaster by Intentional Management
  • Stand Management: Yesterday's vs. Today's Forester
  • End the Balance Paradigm in Forest Policy

November/December 2003 (download pdf)