Yellowwood in the News

Peruse news stories mentioning Indiana Forest Alliance, our advocacy work, and Indiana forest issues:

Legislator disturbed by close-up look at post-logging Yellowwood | 4/12/18 | Bloomington Herald-Times

‘Saving Yellowwood’ centerpiece of Wild and Scenic Film Festival Sunday | 1/11/18 | Bloomington Herald-Times

Letter: Other ways of looking at state forest harvest | 1/2/18 | Brown County Democrat

Indiana DNR: Why trees are being cut in Yellowwood Forest | 12/20/17 | IndyStar

Letter: An invitation to the DNR to hike Grandma Barnes | 12/19/17 | Brown County Democrat

Indiana Forest Alliance Says Yellowwood Logging Is Underway | 12/19/17 | Indiana Public Media

Logging underway in Yellowwood Backcountry | 12/19/17 | IndyStar

Bohanon & Curott: Market forces favored Yellowwood protectors | 12/16/17 | Indianapolis Business Journal

Ask Renee: The impact of logging the Yellowwood State Forest | 12/7/17 | NUVO

Indiana Forest Alliance named Organization of the Year by environmental council | 12/7/17 | Indiana Daily Student

Fight over state forest tree removal continues | 12/7/17 | WRTV

Environmental advocates try to persuade Governor Holcomb to halt timber sale in Yellowwood’s backcountry | 12/6/17 | NUVO

DNR faces forest harvest controversy | 12/1/17 | Rushville Republican

Yellowwood protests: How lawmakers are taking aim at logging in Indiana forests | 11/30/17 | Indy Star

Letter: State should preserve Yellowwood State Forest area | 11/29/17 | Evansville Courier & Press

On Nature column: Mature forests, hardwoods disappearing across Indiana’s landscape | 11/21/17 | Herald Bulletin Online

Letter: Gov. Holcomb can still stop logging | 11/21/17 | Brown County Democrat

Letter: Not too late to cancel Yellowwood timber sale | 11/15/17 | Columbus Republic

Letters: State sold Yellowwood trees too cheap | 11/15/17 | Indianapolis Star

EDITORIAL: Save the trees, Gov. Holcomb | 11/15/17 | Indiana Daily Student

What we know: What’s next for logging of Yellowwood Forest and $150K offer to preserve it | 11/14/17 | Indianapolis Star

Stand up for Trees | 11/14/17 | Herald-Times

Indiana Forest Alliance Vows to Fight Yellowwood Timber Sale | 11/13/17 | WHMB/PRX

Company to Harvest Yellowwood Previously Named in Logging Lawsuit | 11/10/17 | Indiana Public Media

Letter: Division going too far with logging | 11/10/17 | The Daily Journal

Though the trees were spoken for, 299 acres of Yellowwood State Forest were sold Thursday | 11/10/17 | Indiana Daily Student

Timber sale at 2 Indiana forests goes ahead despite protests | 11/10/17 | This article appeared in Columbus Republic, The Seattle Times, and Chicago Tribune

Yellowwood State Forest timber sale met with protests | 11/9/17 | WTHR

Protesters offer $150K to preserve Yellowwood, DNR sells to logging company for less | 11/9/17 | Indianapolis Star

1,700 Trees Sell For About $108K At Timber Auction In Yellowwood | 11/9/17 | Indiana Public Broadcasting

Logging company buys rights to harvest hundreds of Yellowwood State Forest Trees for $100,000 | 11/9/17 | WRTV

Save Yellowwood Group Camps Out In Protest Of Timber Auction | 11/8/17 | Indiana Public Media

Timber sale at 2 Indiana forests goes ahead despite protest| 11/8/17 | Columbus Republic

Save Yellowwood Group Camps Out In Protest of Timber Auction | 11/8/17 | WFYI

Resistance to the DNR’s Logging of Yellowwood | 11/7/17 | Limestone Post

Indiana forestry group, local scientists oppose Brown County forest logging | 11/7/17 | WRTV

Letters: Save Yellowwood State Forest trees from logging| 11/7/17 | IndyStar

Letter: A few hundred more questions for the director of forestry | 11/7/17 | Brown County Democrat

Ask Renee: Last chance to save the Yellowwood State Forest | 11/7/17 | NUVO

…For the trees: Forest preservation must be a state priority | 11/7/17 | Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Editorial: Save Yellowwood’s trees a plea the governor should hear | 11/5/17 |IndyStar

Protesters hope to stop Yellowwood logging plan | 11/4/17 | Bloomington Herald-Times

LETTER: Stop Yellowwood logging | 11/4/17 | IBJ

Forest Management | 11/4/17 | Dubois County Herald

Hoosiers Ask Governor to Reduce Logging on Public Land | 11/3/17 | Northeast Indiana radio, WBOI

Old Trees Targeted in Upcoming Timber Sale | 11/2/17 | Eagle Country 99.3 FM (WSCH)

Letter: Urge governor to halt disruption of forest | 11/2/17 | Columbus Republic

Old Trees Targeted in Upcoming Timber Sale | 11/2/17 | Public News Service

Date Approaches for the Start of Logging in Yellowwood Backcountry in Brown County |11/2/17 | WBIW, Bedford IN

Letter: Urge Gov. Holcomb to stop logging of Yellowwood State Forest | 10/30/17 | NUVO

Letters: Governor, protect Yellowwood from logging | 10/30/17 | IndyStar

Logging plan has activists worried | 9/2/17 | The Columbus Republic via IBJ

Editorial: Push pause on Indiana’s backcountry logging | 9/1/17 | Indy Star

Letter: Don’t cut down trees in Yellowwood forest | 8/31/17 | Indianapolis Star

Ask Renee: Help save the Yellowwood State Forest | 8/30/17 | NUVO

Residents Plea For Stoppage Of Old-Growth Forest Cutting | 8/29/17 | WBIW.com

Plans to log Brown County backcountry area threatens century-old trees | 8/28/17 | Indy Star

Plea: Don’t Cut Our Old-Growth Forests | 8/28/17 | Indiana News Service

Planned logging of state forest alarms opponents | 8/28/17 | WTHR (AP)

Planned Indiana state forest logging alarms opponents | 8/27/17 | Miami Herald (AP)

Plan for logging in Yellowwood alarms forest group | 8/27/17 | Bloomington Herald-Times

Planned Indiana state forest logging alarms opponents | 8/27/17 | Fox 59 (AP)

Quotable | 8/26/17 | Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Tully: Indiana targets Yellowwood State Forest for desecration | 8/25/17 | Indy Star

Letter: Logging of backcountry area must be stopped | 8/22/17 | Brown County Democrat

Logging In Yellowwood State Forest Closes Some Trails | 8/16/16 | WBIW

Some trails at southern Indiana forest closed for logging | 8/15/16 | The Washington Time

Logging forces changes in Yellowwood State Forest trails | 1/14/16 | Bloomington Herald Times