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How Scientists Prevented New Recovery Plan from Jeopardizing Spotted Owls

USFWS' Previous Owl Recovery Plan Used Fear of Fire to Justify More Logging

When U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service unveiled its final recovery plan for the northern spotted owl on June 30, it made new headlines. (The spotted owl is famous because the logging of its old-growth forest habitat has pushed this bird to the…
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by: Douglas Bevington – July 8, 2011

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