“SALMON, Idaho (Reuters) - ”
The greatest threat in the U.S. to the northern spotted owl, an imperilled bird at the centre of a decades-old environmental clash in the Pacific Northwest, is no longer the timber industry -- it's another owl.
The federal government says it plans to launch a program to kill or otherwise remove hundreds of barred owls -- originally from the East Coast -- that are overtaking the spotted owl's natural range in Washington state, Oregon and northern California….”
Oh boy! The Green Agenda is driven by nothing more than vague feelings of guilt, likely related to the young environmentalist parents being to lenient with their children during toilet training. I do hope that Ted Turner is forced to house a displaced lumber jack family in each of his mansions to make up for twenty years of lost wages and opportunities in the Pacific North West’s timber industry.