Voice Your Opposition to the Swan Forest Initiative
July 13, 2017
SWAN VALLEY - As a resident of the beautiful Swan Valley, I am deeply disturbed by the Lake County Conservation District’s proposal to transfer the management of 60,000 acres of the Flathead National Forest. The proposal calls for the establishment of a “Conservation Forest” to produce timber revenue for LCCD. This proposal is a direct attack on our public lands and we cannot stand for it in our own backyard.
Despite many legal and logistical holes, the lands earmarked for the potential Conservation Forest are disjointed and scattered throughout the valley. Many of these lands compri...