Take Action: Support the Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2017

The U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to vote this week on the bipartisan Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2017 (HR 2936) to promote active forest management on federally-owned forests. The legislation also includes the Future Logging Careers Act, which allows 16- and 17-year-olds in family logging companies to gain on-the-job experience in mechanized harvesting. This is an important…



LINK HERE TO:   ACL/JOINT GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE JULY 2017 FEDERAL ISSUES PACKAGE: July 2017 Federal Issues Package Follow this link to three items that have been put into a package for sending to President Trump,  US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue,  Members of Congress, and many other officials, putting forth the recommendations of Associated California…


Take Action: Reverse the Cottonwood Decision

From our partners at Healthy Forests, Healthy Communities: The so-called “Cottonwood” case is bringing desperately-needed forest projects to a halt. If it’s not fixed, the decision will threaten rural jobs, recreation and a variety of forest activities. A bipartisan effort in Congress is underway to reverse this disastrous decision. We need your help to pass it! Last Fall…


NBC Bay Area News Investigates CARB Rules, Diesel Filter Truck Fires

Associated California Loggers has joined the Alliance for California Business in challenging state rules requiring diesel particulate filters. The coalition has filed a lawsuit (Click here to download the complaint) in Sacramento County against the California Air Resources Board for the second time, alleging diesel particulate filters are causing dangerous truck fires that are threatening public…