The Trump administration announced yesterday it will open up all 16.7 million acres of the Tongass National Forest, the world’s largest intact temperate rainforest to logging & other forms of development.
The Trump admin is opening up Tongass National Forest, one of American’s largest forests and carbon sinks, to logging. We’re teetering between having the ability to tackle climate chaos and totally losing control—and they’re pushing us towards losing control.
Trump to Open Alaska’s Tongass National Forest to Logging, Road Building
The Trump administration is planning to lift restrictions on logging and building roads in the country's largest national forest. Alaska’s Tongass National Forest is one of the largest, relatively intact temperate rainforests in the world.
Trump to Open Alaska’s Tongass National Forest to Logging and Road Building
The Trump administration will officially open up about nine million acres of the pristine woodlands of Alaska’s Tongass National Forest to logging and road construction this week.
Our forests are one of the best tools in the fight against climate change. Trump’s attempt to open the Tongass National Forest to logging, mining, & energy extraction is shameful & counterproductive.
Trump seeks lifting of logging restrictions on Alaska’s Tongass National Forest, the world’s largest intact temperate rainforest