Groups Reach Agreement On Logging Plan - Brevard NC
Last updated 12/26/2013 at 7:40am
Area environmental groups have a reason to celebrate this year after they were able to reach a resolution with the N.C. Forest Service regarding a proposed logging project near Courthouse Creek in Pisgah National Forest.
After filing an appeal with the N.C. Forest Service Nov. 13, an agreement with the Forest Service to modify its plan to log around 450 acres in Pisgah National Forest was reached Dec. 18.
Representatives of the Western North Carolina Alliance, Wild South, the Wilderness Society and the Southern Environmental Law Center say the resolution will ultimately lead to a reduction...