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Portland activists protest reckless behavior at Peak timber sale

From the open publishing newswire: As we speak forest defenders are risking their lives to defend 660 acres of native forest threatened by the Peak timber sale. Roseburg Forest Products has been logging there since late September. On Thursday morning, Oct. 24, Columbia Helicopters began removing trees at great risk to the forest defenders lives. To bring more attention to this deadly situation, activists gathered at the Forest Service offices in downtown portland to protest the negligence of Columbia Helicopters and the U.S. Forest Service.
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