A month later on November 22, following s lengthy interrogation in which he confessed to setting nine fires over a 13-month period, Scharber pled guilty to two counts, setting one fire on U.S. forest land in the Superior National Forest and attempted arson of a building at Mattila’s Birch Lake Resort in Babbitt.
Although Torres del Paine National Park in Chile is still beautiful, it will take this forest a long time to fully recover from a forest sparked by tourists.
Just another day in the life of a squirrel. Published on May 5, 2013. Images by National Geographic. In HD 1080 Dolby surround 5.1. Distributed by flixxy Raw Forest Pursuit, And A Cunning Defense was originally posted on: PlanetSave....Show More Summary
Indian officials are now deploying drones in their ongoing hunt for the man-eating tigress that has been terrorizing the region around Jim Corbett National Park. The heavily forested terrain is reportedly unsuitable for elephants, the traditional mobile tiger-hunting platform. Read more...
Today, Mineral King Valley is a remote hideaway within Sequoia National Park, accessible only by foot-trail or a winding, treacherous automobile road. But in the 1960s this mountain paradise of snowmelt streams, white-fir forests, and hulking granite peaks nearly became home to a massive ski resort developed by the master of mass entertainment: Walt Disney. Read more...
Two Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) employees and a USDA Forest Service employee were recognized for outstanding service at the Louisiana Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) Awards Banquet on Jan. 25 in Marksvill...
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative (EESCC) has released for a 45-day public comment period the EESCC Standardization Roadmap V1.0 draft, which outlines 116 action-oriented...Show More Summary
By Steph Larsen on January 28, 2014 - 12:52pm If you’ve enjoyed a national park this year, camped or skied on land managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), or grazed animals or cut trees in a national forest, you know that good management of publicly owned land is critical to rural economies. Show More Summary
From the artist (anon): The Forest Service is leasing our national forests to gas companies for fracking in several forests already: Allegheny National Forest (PA) George Washington National Forest (WV & VA) Wayne National Forest (Ohio)...Show More Summary
This lone tree sits on the slope of Figueroa Mountain in Los Padres National Forest.
A major national firm behind two massive redevelopment efforts that could drastically alter southwest Atlanta and Downtown has ended its involvement with both multi-billion dollar projects. Forest City Enterprises, a lead developer behind...Show More Summary
One of our geophysics teams is currently working at Ashley Walk in the New Forest and their work has been featured in The Independent today. The surveys are part of the New Forest National Park’s ongoing project which is looking at the history of World War II in the New Forest. Show More Summary
On January 10, the Yunnan forest public security organ foiled animal trafficking of tigers and other national key protected animal products. [ more › ]
For the second time in two years, U.S. Sen. Patty Murray is taking a stab at greatly enlarging the portion of Olympic National Forest that would receive highest federal protection as a designated wilderness. Murray and fellow Washington Democrat Rep. Show More Summary
Residents flee fire which broke out before dawn in the Angeles National Forest.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Firefighters rushed to gain control of a fast-moving wildfire in the mountainous Angeles National Forest in an area east of Los Angeles on Thursday that has damaged at least one home and led to the evacuation of nearby residents...
It was July of 2012. I arrived at Lassen Volcanic National Park around 7:00 a.m. It was a cool 48...
Nestled behind a forested ridgeline on the outskirts of Knoxville, Tennessee, is the sprawling Y-12 National Security Complex, America's "Fort Knox" of weapons grade uranium. The complex's security cameras and machine gun nests are designed...Show More Summary
Kevin Dietrich was driving through the Chugach National Forest in Alaska, when one of the park residents stopped to wave “HI!” From Mail Online.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Bears
Indian forest officials announced a shoot-on-sight order yesterday for a Bengal tiger that killed five villagers in northern India. Officials suspect the big cat wandered away from Jim Corbett National Park. They also say it appears to exclusively atta...