When a Tree Falls in a Forest, Does it Make a Decision Memo?

This is reprinted with permission from the Forestry Source, one of my favorite publications. Editor’s Notebook When a Tree Falls in a Forest, Does it Make a Decision Memo? By Steve Wilent The Forestry Source, February 2012 This is the story of a tree that fell in the forest. Actually, two huge trees that were …

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Possible Agency Reorganization and Efficiencies

The idea of moving NOAA to Interior has a certain appeal, especially with regard to their regulatory responsibilities for fish, and so that their scientific research could be better coordinated with others, most notably USGS. Here are two stories in the Washington Post A couple of weeks ago, the Chief visited our office and talked …

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