Current Issues

Date: 7/26/2022
Title: USDA Forest Service Reforestation Strategy
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/reforestation-strategy.pdf
Date: 6/25/2022
Title: U.S. Senate letter to Secretary Vilsak Regarding Old Growth and Mature Tree Executive Order
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/USDA-SWC-Forestry-EO-Oversight-FINAL-2022.06.13-1.pdf
Date: 6/25/2022
Title: Import Duties on Canadian Lumber Imports to Remain in Place
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Sunset-for-Montana-.pdf
Date: 5/25/2022
Title: President Biden’s EO Talking Points
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/President-Biden-Executive-Order-Talking-Points.pdf
Date: 5/25/2022
Title: Wildfire Crisis and Implementation Plan
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Wildfire-Crisis-Implementation-Plan.pdf
Date: 5/25/2022
Title: Initial Investments to Protect Communities from Wildfire
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/WCS-Initial-Landscape-Investments.pdf
Date: 5/25/2022
Title: Montana Timber Harvest and Fire
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Summary-of-montana-Timber-Harvest-and-fire.pdf
Date: 5/25/2022
Title: Confronting the Wildfire Crisis
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Confronting-Wildfire-Crisis.pdf
Date: 3/29/2022
Title: Timber Harvest and Carbon 
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/TimberHarvest-Carbon-3pg-v3.pdf
Date: 2/25/2022
Title: US House of Representatives AG Farm Bill
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/House_Ag_Farm_Bill_WGA_transmittal.pdf
Date: 2/25/2022
Title: DOI/USDA/Western Governors Association 2022 Collaborative Agreement
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/DOI-USDA-WGA-2022-Collaborative-Conservation-Agreement.pdf
Date: 1/25/2022
Title: US Forest Service Chiefs Awards Program
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Chief-Awards-Program-2021-003.pdf
Date: 1/25/2022
Title: US Forest Service “Confronting the Wildfire Crisis”
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Confronting-Wildfire-Crisis-1.pdf
Date: 11/24/2021
Title: MT DNRC FY 2021 Year Review Report to Land Board
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Land-Board-Presentation-FY21.pdf
Date: 11/24/2021
Title: MT Fish, Wildlife & Parks Forestry Program Update
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/FWP-Forestry-Program-Update_20211116.pdf
Date: 11/24/2021
Title: HR 3684 Key Forestry Provisions in the Infrastructure Bill
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Infrastructure-Key-Forestry-Provisions-November-2021.pdf
Date: 11/15/2021
Title: Region One FY 2022 Proposed Salvage Program
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/NorthernRegion_FY22ApprovedSalvageProjects-1.pdf
Date: 09/27/2021
Title: Timber Harvesting on Federal Lands a CRS Report
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Timber-Harvesting-on-Federal-Lands-CRS-Report-April-2020.pdf
Date: 09/23/2020
Title: Endangered Species Act Reform MWPA Comments to EPW
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MWPA-Comment-to-EPW-ESA-Amendments-of-2020.pdf
Date: 09/11/2020
Title: Great American Outdoors Act MWPA Comments
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MWPA-Comments-Great-American-Outdoors-Conservation-Project-.pdf
Date: 08/01/2020
Title: Grizzly Bear
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MWPA-Comments-MT-GGBAC-Consolidated-Draft-Recommendations-08_01_20.pdf
Date: 03/21/2020
Title: Montana Climate Solutions MWPA Comments
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MWPA-Comments-Montana-Climate-Solutions-Draft-Plan-.pdf
Date: 08/2020
Title: Montana Forest Action Plan Final
https://www.montanaforestactionplan.org/
Date: 08/2020
Title: Montana Climate Solutions Plan Final
http://deq.mt.gov/Portals/112/DEQAdmin/Climate/2020-09-09_MontanaClimateSolutions_Final.pdf
Date: 10/14/20
Title: MWPA Montana Forest Action Plan comments
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MWPA-Comments-MT-Forest-Action-Plan.pdf
Date: 07/08/20
Title: DNRC 2020 Sustained Yield Calculation final report
http://dnrc.mt.gov/divisions/trust/docs/forest-management/2020SYC_ImpStrategy_LETTER_20200511.pdf
Date: 03/20/20
Title: Montana Wood Products Association COVID-19 Letter to Governor Bullock
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MWPA-Letter-to-Governor-Bullock-COVID-19-Response.pdf
Date: 10/12/20
Title: 2020 Montana Forest Collaborative Network Annual Report
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1euiX94Z_9KqsDNkXE44FUJBtPzCZNNYR/view
Date: 09/14/20
Title: Montana Great American Outdoors Proposal MWPA Support
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/MWPA-Comments-Great-American-Outdoors-Conservation-Project-.pdf
Date: 09/14/20
Title: S 4431 Wildfire Emergency and Public Safety Act of 2020 MWPA Support
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/MWPA-Comments-SB-4431-Emergency-Wildfire-and-Public-Safety-Act-of-2020.pdf
Date: 02/18/20
Title: Montana Climate Solutions Draft Plan
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Montana-Climate-Solutions-Draft-Plan-01_31_20.pdf
Date: 02/18/20
Title: Trillion Trees Act of 2020
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Trillion-Trees-Act-Section-By-Section-Feb-2020.pdf
Date: 02/18/20
Title: Winter Weather Safety in the Workplace
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Winter-Weather-Safety-in-the-Workplace-Article-Wood-Background.pdf
Date: 11/14/2019
Title: 2014 – 2019 Region One Farm Bill Projects
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/14-19_ALL-HFRA-FARM-BILL-Detail.xls
Date: 11/14/2019
Title: Region One Farm Bill Projects in Progress
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/ALL-HFRA-FARM-BILL-IN-PROGRESS-detail.xls
Date: 11/01/2019
Title: FWP 2019 Forestry Program Report to 66th Legislature
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/FWP-2019-ForestryLegislatureReport_Final-1.pdf
Date: 10/31/2019
Title: MWPA Timber Industry Update 2019
https://montanaforests.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/MWPA-Timber-Industry-Update-2019.pdf
Date: 9/27/2019
Title: MWPA Federal Legislation Policy Statement
MWPA Federal Legislation Policy Statement
Date: 4/24/2019
Title: Western US Mass Timber Report
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Date: 12/14/2018
Title: 2018 Farm Bill Forestry Title
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Date: 12/14/2018
Title: HR 2 Farm Bill Conference Report Summary
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Date: 12/14/2018
Title: HR 7315 Protecting American Communities from Wildfire Act
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Date: 12/12/2018
Title: Ward Insurance Newsletter
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Date: 11/1/2018
Title: Triagency response to carbon neutrality
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Date: 10/23/2018
Title: Montana’s Forest Industry Employment and Income Trends
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Date: 8/29/2018
Title: Ward Insurance Newsletter
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Date: 3/6/2018
Title: Softwood Lumber Board 2017 Annual Report
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Date: 2/14/2018
Title: EPA Pruitt’s Biomass Letter to Governor Sununu
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Date: 11/16/2017
Title: Ward Insurance Newsletter
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Date: 7/6/2017
Title: National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative One Year Report
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Date: 6/29/2017
Title: WGA National Forests and Rangeland Management
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Date: 6/29/2017
Title: WGA Species of Conservation and the ESA
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Date: 11/3/2016
Title: Why the Cottonwood Decision Matters – Memo from Senator Daines
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Date: 10/17/2016
Title: US House of Representatives Letter to Ambassador Froman
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Date: 7/14/2016
Title: WoodPAC Statement
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Date: 3/4/2016
Title: Montana Forests – Burning and Empire
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Date: 1/5/2015
Title: 2015 | Timber Industry in Focus
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