Michigan forestry

6:27 am
Mon March 4, 2013

Forestry bill concerns environmentalists

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Senator Tom Casperson says he wants DNR to hear from business and recreational interests, not just environmentalists.
More than 4 million acres of state forest land could become more susceptible to disease and tree-killing pests if an Upper Peninsula state senator's bill becomes law, scientists and environmentalists opposed to the measure say. The bill introduced by Sen.