Starker Forests Receives Stewardship Award
Starker Forests was selected for the 2013 Oregon Chapter of The Wildlife Society’s Private Landowner Stewardship Award.
The award was presented to Starker Forests forester Mark Gourley at the Joint Oregon-Washington Wildlife Society meeting on February 14 at Skamania Lodge.
The civic award recognizes private landowners for implementing positive wildlife conservation programs or actions on their land in conjunction with their commercial operations.
For over seventy five years, managers at Starker Forests have been producing sustainable timber, wildlife habitat, clean water and recreation on its 80,000 acres of forestland.