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U.S. Forest Service aims to speed up logging, infrastructure projects

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

By Valerie Volcovici
WASHINGTON, June 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. Forest Service,
which manages millions of acres of national forests and
grasslands, on Wednesday proposed "bold" changes for how it
carries out environmental reviews of logging, road building and
mining projects on public land, a move that raised red flags for
environmental groups.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Forest Service
published proposed changes for how it complies with the National



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