Reforestation takes high priority with Forest Service

Issue Date: April 8, 2015

In testimony before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Natural Resource and Environment Robert Bonnie said the department continues to increase the pace and scale of forest restoration and management on public forest lands, but the shift of funds from management, recreation and conservation programs to fight wildfires threatens to cripple the agency.

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