u.s. forest service http://wkms.org en LBL Officials Encourage Pisgah Bay Dialog http://wkms.org/post/lbl-officials-encourage-pisgah-bay-dialog <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The U.S. Forest Service is developing plans to advance upland oak and shortleaf pine forest structures by thinning trees on 4,469 acres and conducting multiple prescribed fires on 5,160 acres of the Pisgah Bay Project Area at Land Between the Lakes.</p><p> Mon, 26 May 2014 18:56:02 +0000 Staff Report 40842 at http://wkms.org LBL Officials Encourage Pisgah Bay Dialog LBL Maintenace Protest Outcome Up to US Attorney General's Office http://wkms.org/post/lbl-maintenace-protest-outcome-us-attorney-generals-office <p>The U.S. Attorney General's office will soon decide whether to uphold a protest aimed at stalling a Land Between the Lakes maintenance contract won by a South Carolina-based company.</p><p>The U.S. Forest Service awarded EnviroSmart the contract in late August, over local company Swift &amp; Staley, which has managed road, trail and facility maintenance along with environmental services for the last three and a half years.</p><p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 22:56:41 +0000 John Null 36288 at http://wkms.org LBL Maintenace Protest Outcome Up to US Attorney General's Office LBL to see $1 million budget cut http://wkms.org/post/lbl-see-1-million-budget-cut <p>The Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area will have to cut a million dollars from its annual operating budget following across-the-board budget reductions for all national parks.&nbsp; LBL Area Supervisor Bill Lisowsky says this means some smaller roads along with Jones Creek and Rushing Creek campgrounds will be closed. Wed, 26 Dec 2012 12:41:53 +0000 Todd Hatton 26089 at http://wkms.org LBL to see $1 million budget cut