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Forest Service meeting notices

Notice to Baker County residents and other interested parties – The Baker County Commission will be having it’s 3rd (as we remember) coordination meeting with the Wallowa Whitman National Forest, on planning efforts going on within the boundaries of Baker County. The meeting will be Dec. 16th starting at 10:30 am at the county courthouse. … Continue reading »

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Update on Counties Coordinating on Forest Plan Revision

After some discussions with County Commissioners we feel it’s time for an update as to where we’re at with county courts/commissioners moving to directly coordinate with the US Forest Service on the Forest Plan Revision. As of today we know of two counties that are working on directly coordinating on the forest plan revision. Wallowa … Continue reading »

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Access meeting set for La Grande

Evening everyone – If ever an evening where more telling of what the Forest Service is up to, tonight is one of them. Today one of the local environmental groups announce the dates of the La Grande meetings on Access, Pace & Scale of work, and Grazing, the announcement comes from this group before the … Continue reading »

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Coordination 101 training in Baker

Aug. 20th – 22nd Fred Kelly Grant along with a group of successful individuals from around the west will teach a course on coordination with federal agencies. FAFA would like to invite you to attend and learn from these folks to find out what it takes to get your County Commissioners or local elected bodies … Continue reading »

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MONTHLY MEETING MAY 2ND

Don’t forget about our monthly FAFA meeting May 2nd at 3:00pm at the Sunridge Inn in Baker City. We have a lot of important topics to discuss before our Banquet on May 16th. Hope to see you all there.

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Clearing the smoke.

On March 19 a press release was put out by the US Forest Service on “Focus turns to Forest Plan Revision public engagement as Travel Management [Subpart B] paused in the Blue Mountains” – News Release Focus on Public Engagement As Travel Mgmt Paused in the Blues1. We see this press release as nothing new, … Continue reading »

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FAFA Banquet Auction Pays off in more ways than one.

FAFA would like to thank the Justus Ranch, Kent & Beverly Justus and Kody & Heidi Justus for their generous donation of permission to hunt a Mule Deer on their property for the FAFA Banquet auction held May 17th of this year. Pictured – Kody and Heidi Justus, of the Justus Ranch, with Forrest George. … Continue reading »

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Can I have your cake?

Some time ago, I read a piece about gun control and using cake as an analogy.   Let’s say I have this cake. It is a very nice cake, with “Open Forest” written across the top in lovely floral icing.   Along you come and say, “Give me that cake.” I say, “No, it’s my cake.” … Continue reading »

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Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Survey to improve the menu of fishing and hunting licenses offered

If you are a Permanent Pioneer and Permanent Disabled Veteran hunter or fisherman/woman in Oregon you’d better fill out this survey, because they are preparing to make you pay for your license and also raise fees again. Apparently it’s not good enough the champion cutting off our access, they also feel the need to price … Continue reading »

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