Elliott State Forest – Oregon

ELLIOTT STATE FOREST – Ongoing protection effort that stopped the sale of OR State Forest land (92,000 acres) that includes old-growth (92,000 acres)

State will yield management of Elliott to private company – Portland Tribune, 6.1.17

Claim filed over failed forest deal (Elliott State Forest) – Herald and News, 5.21.17

Everything you need to know about the Elliott State Forest’s future – Oregon Live, 5.12.17 

Video: Oregon State Land Board – YouTube, 5.9.17

It’s unanimous: Elliott State Forest will remain publicly owned – Oregon Live, 5.9.17

Oregon State Land Board: Elliott State Forest to stay public – Statesman Journal, 5.9.17

OSU weighs plan to buy Elliott State Forest – Corvallis Gazette-Times, 5.8.17

Gov. Kate Brown reveals plan to keep Elliott State Forest public – Oregon Live, 5.4.17

Coast Range Forest Watch helps with Save the Elliott – The World, 4.12.17

Action Items – Oregon Wild

Map: Elliott State Forest Mature and Old-Growth Forests (PDF) – Oregon Wild

Member of State Land Board backs off from Elliott State Forest sale – The World, 4.1.17

Tobias Read now sees ‘path forward’ to keeping Elliott State Forest public – Oregon Live, 3.28.17

◊ Governor’s staff lobbies treasurer on Elliott Forest proposal 
– Portland Tribune, 3.9.17

 Grassroots Website

Grassroots Facebook Page

Petition – change.org

Saving the Elliott State Rainforest – Cascadia Wildlands

 Stand with Kate Brown

◊ Tobias Read sticks by Elliott State Forest vote despite environmental outcry – The Oregonian, 2.23.17

◊ Why the Sale of an Oregon State Forest is a Bad Sign For America’s Public Lands – Men’s Journal, Feb 2017

 Conservation groups decry vote by State Treasurer, Secretary of State to sell Elliott State Forest 
– Save the Elliott State Forest, 2.17.17

Oregon takes big step toward privatizing Elliott State Forest – The Oregonian, 2.14.17

◊ Governor Brown Proposes Elliott State Forest Plan to Retain Public Ownership, Protect the Common School Fund – Oregon.gov, 2.10.17

Eyeing the Elliott State Forest for future generations – The Oregonian, 12.20.16

State Land Board punts on Elliott State Forest decision – The World Newspaper, 12.14.16

Potential forest sale proving divisive (Elliott State Forest) 
– The Register-Guard, 11.28.16

Elliott’s vision of a state forest – The Register-Guard, 10.29.16