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Four thousand acres of logging proposed in London District of the Daniel Boone. Comments due April 22, 2018.

Overlook on the Rockcastle River in the Pine Creek project area (UPDATE: The Forest Service has officially extended the comment period to May 14, 2018 after we posted that they…

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Greenwood project approved by Forest Service

This is an example of forest in the Greenwood project that was approved for oak woodland management. By Jim Scheff, Director, Kentucky Heartwood Our fight over the Greenwood project came…

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Kentucky Heartwood Challenges Major Timber Project on Kentucky’s Daniel Boone National Forest

Rare Species and Restoration Take Back Seat to Logging Plans Kentucky Heartwood has filed a formal administrative objection (“pre-decisional objection”) challenging the approval of the Greenwood Vegetation Management Project on…

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Kentucky Heartwood Challenges Bledsoe Coal Lease   

In December 2012, Kentucky Heartwood submitted comments on the Forest Service’s Environmental Analysis (EA) for the Bledsoe Coal Lease on the Redbird District of the Daniel Boone NF in Leslie…

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Coal’s Assault on Human Health

http://www.psr.org/resources/coals-assault-on-human-health/ Coal’s Assault on Human HealthPhysicians for Social Responsibility has released a groundbreaking medical report, “Coal’s Assault on Human Health,” which takes a new look at the devastating impacts of…

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Stop Robinson Forest Boundary Mining

ACTION ALERT: Stop Robinson Forest Boundary Mining Comments Due May 26!!! Action is needed to stop a new mining permit that would result in the destruction of 350 acres of native forest adjacent…

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Men welcome jobs clearing forest

Reposted from http://www.kentucky.com/181/story/762526/ By Andy Mead – amead@herald-leader.com CLIFTY WILDERNESS — The federal stimulus package is at work in some of Kentucky’s most rugged back country. It’s hard, sometimes dangerous work. But in…