Environmental Organizations Release Joint Position on Softwood Lumber Dispute

OTTAWA – As representatives of Canadian environmental organizations gathered in Ottawa to meet with federal officials today, they released a platform outlining their position on the Canada-U.S. softwood lumber dispute. The NGO Statement puts forward a set of recommendations that would break the softwood impasse with the United States by addressing key market issues, ensuring protection of wildlife and waters and retaining public control over Canadian forests. [Sierra Club]

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