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Announcement from the Hardwood Federation

EPA announced today that they have decided that no additional regulations are needed to address storm water discharges from forest roads under the Clean Water Act (CWA) at this time.  The action provides final certainty for businesses that make use of forest roads eliminating concerns about additional federal regulations.   In their decision, EPA noted that state, federal, regional, tribal government, and private sector programs already exist nationwide to address water quality... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Tuesday, June 28, 2016 | 0 comments
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AHEC Announces Plans for 2016

Plans by the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) are now in place for the whole Asian region. The U.S. hardwood industry and the U.S. Department of Agriculture believe that the consumption of American hardwoods in Asia can be further increased by continuing to develop market promotion and related activities over the next few years. Their long term goal is to raise the profile of hardwoods from the vast sustainably managed forests of the USA among overseas manufacturers of furniture,... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Thursday, December 10, 2015 | 0 comments
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Funding Available For Landowners Who Lost Trees To Beetles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, a senior member of the Senate Agriculture Committee – announced the United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and the Ohio Department of Agriculture plan to control the Asian Longhorned Beetle infestation in Clermont County. “Clermont County’s residents and business owners know the devastating effects that Asian Longhorned Beetles can have on our state’s hardwood forests and nursery industry,” said... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Tuesday, April 14, 2015 | 0 comments
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200 Gray’s Inn Road New Landscaped Terrace Features Thermo-Treated American ash

AHEC - Clerkenwell, London - March 18, 2015 - Originally designed by architects Foster and Partners, 200 Gray’s Inn Road was built in 1990 by ITN as its headquarters and broadcasting hub. The office and studio spaces are set around a ten-storey height atrium which floods the building with light. The building is within a five-minute walk of Chancery Lane Underground station as well as the new Crossrail links that will be at Farringdon station upon completion. The property became part of... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Friday, March 20, 2015 | 0 comments
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Los Angeles Hardwood Lumberman's Club Donates $11,000 to Foundation

MEMPHIS, TENN. – The Los Angeles Hardwood Lumberman’s Club (LAHLC) today announces the donation of $11,000 to the Hardwood Forest Foundation. The donation was made possible through the Club's 15th Annual Alan Bohnhoff Memorial Golf Tournament held in Yorba Linda, CA.  “This year’s donation is the highest amount LAHLC has raised for the Foundation since the Recession and quite honestly, it is needed now, more than ever,” said Charley Fiala, Foundation President and LAHLC Member of GMC... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Friday, February 20, 2015 | 0 comments
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