PBS NewsHour Forests in Oregon at Risk from Timber Industry and Chemicals
Majestic Forests in Oregon at Risk from Timber Industry and Chemical Spraying Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Forests in Oregon at Risk from Timber Industry and Chemicals
With 30 million acres of forestland, Oregon has a lucrative timber industry that makes $13 billion each year. But some residents are worried about health and environmental risks posed by a common practice to increase tree growth: chemical spraying. Correspondent Ingrid Lobet reports for the Center for Investigative Reporting.
Premiere Date: 09/12/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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