Old-growth rivals head back to BC court over injunction

The Tree Frog Forestry News
September 7, 2021
Category: Today's Takeaway

Teal Jones seeks an extension to the Fairy Creek injunction, as RCMP and old-growth protesters face off over police powers. In related news: ENGO groups rescind support for BC’s climate plan; researchers are quantifying the CO2 import of bugs and deadwood; climate change is threatening California’s redwoods; and forest management is key to cutting US wildfire risk.

In other news: Wisconsin loggers secure covid help; two firefighters die while assigned to California fires; and progress is made on the  Lake Tahoe blaze, and northwestern Ontario wildfires. Meanwhile: lumber prices look to rebound in Q4; US sq.ft. prices are up; and residential construction continues its suburb shift. 

Finally, ABBA’s reunion tour will be housed in a transportable mass timber arena.

Kelly McCloskey, Tree Frog Editor

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