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Black Lives Matter

I’ve struggled over these past few weeks with whether or not publish a statement on behalf of Kentucky Heartwood in response to the historic Black Lives Matter protests and demonstrations…


More logging proposed on the Daniel Boone National Forest, but this time they won’t say where.

The Forest Service has proposed yet another major logging project on the Daniel Boone National Forest to wrap up 2019. But this time they won’t tell you where they’re going…


Our public wildlands are part of who we are, and we will fight to defend them.

Dear Friends,​As 2016 winds down and we look toward a new year and new uncertainties, we mark a significant milestone. Next year will mark 25 years of Kentucky Heartwood’s effective,…


Kentucky Heartwood oral comments on HB312

The following are comments were delivered to the House Tourism, Development, and Energy Committee on February 11 during a hearing on HB312.  Dear Members of the Committee, My name is…


Kentucky Heartwood Appeals Forest Plan Lawsuit to 6th Circuit

For Immediate Release   Kentucky Heartwood Appeals Forest Plan Decision to Sixth Circuit Claims faulty analysis ignored public sentiment, over-emphasizes commercial logging on Daniel Boone National Forest (Lexington), KY –…


Men welcome jobs clearing forest

Reposted from By Andy Mead – 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…