One Portland organization is using a little known environmental law to fight logging around Mt. Hood. Earlier this month, 175 volunteers with the non-profit Bark camped out in the newest proposed timber sale in Mt. Hood National Forest as part of their annual Summer Base Camp. They combed all 4,000 acres of the North Clack Timber Sale looking for discrepancies between forest service documents and reality on the ground.
KBOO reporter Carlye Meisburger has the story.