Important salmon-producing areas protected in final Tongass National Forest Plan Amendment


Kudos to TU and the team at American Salmon Forest.

The U.S. Forest Service finalized an amendment to its Tongass Land and Resource Management plan that includes important measures for better conserving more than 70 salmon and trout streams within Southeast Alaska’s 17 million acre Tongass National Forest. The measures are the culmination of a multi-year community supported process and are detailed in the final record of decision for the Tongass Forest Plan Amendment.

Read the full release here.

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