Central Oregon Bitterbrush Broads • Entered by Mary Fleischmann on January 6, 2021
Forests and Rivers Campaign committee
December 21, 2020
Participants and Hours
|Pre Planning hours|
|Post Admin hours||0.5|
Key Issue: Climate Change
Activity Type: Broadband Meeting (prep, implementation & follow up)
Key Partners: Other Broadband leaders
Short Description of Activity
More follow up and planning on Forest BRAT regional webinar regarding upcoming events to address fires in Oregon – past, present and future. Also discussion of follow up advocacy work.
Conversation also discussed BLM using categorical exclusion regarding removing of tree’s /lumber. There is emergency money available and group discussed that much of those dollars should be used for things like trailers and helping communities impacted by the fires. Also talked about the opportunity to replace Board of Forestry members, need new people on the board and I believe there are openings. There were a total of 6 people on this meeting.