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bring together
partners and its
success working
with businesses
and public agencies on conservation issues,"
Sarah Johnson
said.
USFS and
TNC organized
meetings and
employed the
latest electronic
communications
to pull the partnership together.
This story earned author Ben Moyer the Pennsylvania Outdoor
Sarah Johnson
Writers Association's Wildlife Conservation Partnership Award,
was reluctant to
sponsored by the Pennsylvania Game Commission.This article
cite members be- appears in Game News courtesy of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
cause so many are
involved, all, she said, vital partners. to give time to this. They all have
But a partial list includes, in addi- other obligations. But they care
about protecting this important part
tion to USFS and TNC, the Game
of Penn's Woods."
Commission; the state Department
of Conservation and Natural ReHard Hemlock Choices
sources; the New York State Office
Their first challenge was to idenof Parks, Recreation and Historic
tify key hemlock stands for protecPreservation; Elk, Forest and McKtion. "We pulled together a commitean counties; U.S. Army Corps of
tee that developed a list of reasons
Engineers; Seneca Nation of Indians; Pennsylvania Sustainable Forest people value hemlock," Sarah
Johnson said. "The list was impresInitiative; Friends of Allegheny
sive, ranging from water quality to
Wilderness; National Wild Turkey
aesthetics, wildlife habitat, shading
Federation; Adirondack Mountain
of trout streams, rare communities,
Club; Western Pennsylvania Conrecreation sites and scientific reservancy; Forest Investment Assearch."
sociates; Generations Forestry Inc.;
"We welcomed the chance to
Hancock Forest Management; Kane
think about why hemlock is imporHardwoods; Collins Pine Co.; and
tant," said Ken Kane, president of
the Pennsylvania Association of
Generations Forestry Inc. "HemConsulting Foresters.
"Everybody has been so incredible lock is our state tree. It's extremely
in their cooperation," Sarah Johnson valuable ecologically and to people's
sense of place here. The value of
said. "None of these people need
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