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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Suit targets Montana's first Healthy Forest Restoration Act plan

Suit targets Montana's first Healthy Forest Restoration Act plan

Date : 27th April 2006, Source : ENS



MISSOULA, Montana, April 27, 2006 (ENS) - Three conservation groups filed a lawsuit in federal district court in Missoula Wednesday, alleging that the first Healthy Forest Restoration Act project in Montana is illegal. The law, enacted in December 2003, is supposed to thin forests to prevent wildfires, but critics claim it is a thinly veiled excuse for extensive logging in the national forests.

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