Texas Forestry Association opposes wild, scenic designation for Neches
POSTED: Friday, May 11, 2012 - 10:00am
UPDATED: Friday, May 11, 2012 - 10:14am
Lufkin, TX —
The Texas Forestry Association, which represents forest landowners, loggers and forest products manufacturers in Texas, has announced its opposition to S. 2324, a recently introduced proposal by Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, which would allow the study of the Neches River in East Texas for possible designation for protection under the National Wild & Scenic River Act.
Texas Forestry Association made the announcement following approval of its Board of Directors earlier this month.
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