Coalition Bulletins

There is a lot of activity of interest to the Coalition; the bulletins are updates about what is happening on the various fronts. Please see the bottom of the page for directions about how to receive these bulletins automatically via e-mail.

Current Bulletin
Bulletin Date Summary
Bulletin #14 June 2006

Update: The Walden-Blumenauer Mount Hood Wilderness Bill, HR 5025 (PDF version)

Archived Bulletins

Bulletin Date Summary
Bulletin #13 Nov 2005 Mt. Hood Summit III in Hood River ~ Holiday Fund-raising
Bulletin #12 Oct 2005 Take action to protect the Lewis and Clark Mt. Hood Wilderness ~ Holiday Fund-raising
Bulletin #11 August 2005 CSWF and Meadows reach tentative agreement ~ Tell Senator Wyden to support the Cooper Spur solution ~ CSWF fundraiser was a success
Bulletin #10 July 2005 CSWF seeking volunteer for fun and rewarding position as Bulletin Editor ~ Help restore the historic Polallie Ridge Trail, Saturday, July 23 ~ CSWF annual gathering at Cooper Spur on Sunday, July 24
Bulletin #9 June 2005 CSWF annual gathering at Cooper Spur on Sunday, July 24 ~ Controversial Polallie-Cooper Timber Sales on Mt. Hood National Forest canceled
Bulletin #8 May 2005 Update on Summer Use At Cooper Spur ~ Scientists Say Logging in the Name of Fire Risk Reduction is Misguided in Cooper Spur Area ~ Decision To Strip Protections for Roadless Areas Announced May 5th
Bulletin #7 March 2005 Summer Use at Cooper Spur ~ Will the Forest Service Let Meadows Compete with Local Businesses? ~ Speak Up Now for Cooper Spur!
Bulletin #6

Oct 2004 Special Issue - VOTE!
Bulletin #5 Dec 2003 Cooper Spur Ski Area expansion ~ Holiday Fundraiser ~ Letters needed: Historic Tilly Jane Ski Trail at Cooper Spur ~ Land use planning update ~ 1940s North Side wilderness adventure  ~ Save the Spur Fall Fest swings NE Alberta Neighborhood
Bulletin #4 Sept 2003 Summer activities at Cooper Spur Ski Area  ~ opportunity for citizen participation is coming ~ ONRC presents Oregon Wild Campaign for Mt. Hood ~ Tilly Jane Ski Trail nominated for historic status ~ Hood River County Watershed Initiative to be voted in November
Bulletin #3 June 2003 Meadows Deception? ~ hike Cooper Spur ~ Land Exchange Litigation ~ Timber Sales and Wildlife ~ Healthy Forest Initiative
Bulletin #2 May 2003 Meadows Assault on Land use laws ~ Hal Clifford's presentation ~ Daniel Dancer

Bulletin #1 March 2003 Author Hal Clifford coming to Portland ~ Hood River County Planning Commission Hearing


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updated: 06/01/2005

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