In The Moment ... April 2, 2020 Show 787 Hour 2 Is the health of the Black Hills National Forest at a crossroads? Is the amount of timber being forested today sustainable in the wake of the pine beetle epidemic? What data do we have that helps us predict the future of the forest? Tomorrow the Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region hosts a formal stakeholder meeting and discussion to review data projections. SDPB's Seth Tupper will cover the meeting. Today we talk about what's at stake. Journalist Larry Parnass has been studying our national forests through the O'Brien Fellowship in Public Service Journalism at Marquette University in Milwaukee. Click here to learn more.
By Joshua Haiar • Apr 2, 2020