Give ‘Wilderness’ Designation to Backcountry Area of Shawnee State Forest
Aug14

Give ‘Wilderness’ Designation to Backcountry Area of Shawnee State Forest

Biodiversity Must Be Protected For Future Generations: The Ohio Division of Forestry (DOF) is proposing to eliminate an important “backcountry” designation for 8,000 acres of biodiverse forest in Southern Ohio.  Tell DOF that they need to keep the Shawnee Backcountry Area (BCMA) intact.  The BCMA should be state Wilderness and not a clear-cut zone!! •Ohio Division of Forestry should strengthen the habitat protections for the 8,000...

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Ruby Slippers Protect the Earth: Benefit for Buckeye Forest Council
May14

Ruby Slippers Protect the Earth: Benefit for Buckeye Forest Council

BFC Board Member and all around super woman, Donna Carver, is known far and wide for wearing high heels — everywhere. Including when she is taking on Big Oil and Gas bullies and stomping through fields to photograph leaking toxic waste wells threatening to pollute Ohio’s drinking water and harm her community. Donna will be climbing a tree, yes in high heels, to raise money to benefit BFC so we may continue our work to...

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