KS In The Press
This is your one stop shop for conservation-focused news about the Klamath-Siskiyou region. Here, you can also find news and updates about KS Wild.
- Road openings stalled over tree disease fears
- Disease killing Port Orford Cedar spread often from roads during wet weather
- The view is sweeter when you earn it
- George Sexton writes on his hiking experience to Pearsoll Peak in the Kalmiopsis Wilderness.
- Underwater mushroom from Rogue makes new species list
- Mushroom, found in 2005, creates waves in the mycological world
- Timber sale near Butte Falls draws universal accolades
- Conservationists, timber advocates say thinning project will boost forest health, add jobs
- Suction Dredge Mining Costs Targeted By California Lawmakers
- A California legislative panel has proposed action that would extend a ban on suction dredge gold mining for five years. The full legislature has yet to take final action. Amelia Templeton reports on what this could mean across the border in Oregon.
- 87-Year-Old Woman Searches for the Endangered Flower That Shares Her Family Name
- A lovely story about the endangered Gentner's Fritillary
- Middle ground on forest roads
- George Sexton, KS Wild's Conservation Director, agrees with Siskiyou County Natural Resources Specialist on public lands.
- Residents tested for pesticide
- Activists tell the state Board of Forestry that Triangle Lake residents’ urine samples came back positive
- Elk River listing would protect fishing interests
- Nearly 28,000 acres of the Elk River drainage east of Port Orford would be designated a salmon emphasis area in a proposal.
- Plastic bag and bottle bills, two high-profile environmental bills, move forward in Oregon Legislature
- Legislation that could bring sweeping changes to Oregon's bottle bill passed the House environment committee Thursday, its first big hurdle toward becoming law.