LONGTERM PLAN: Bald Mountain projects strive for better conditions, healthier forest. MORE HERE

WAKE-UP CALL: As historic smoke blankets the East Coast, Northwest leaders hope Congress will wake up to the wildfire threat. MORE HERE

ANALYSIS: Canadian wildfires shutter sawmills, drive up lumber prices. MORE HERE

FOREST MANAGEMENT WIN: Ninth Circuit upholds Flathead Revised Forest Plan, allowing forest management projects to proceed. MORE HERE

FEDERAL FUNDS: USDA announces $43 million Investment to advance innovation in wood products and wood energy economies through Investing in America agenda. MORE HERE

CLIMATE CLAIM: Climate change activists ignoring crucial factor behind wildfires, Trump admin secretary says. MORE HERE