Inching toward tree protection in Clackamas County Andy Parker - – OregonLive.com:
By Andy Parker, The Oregonian
September 22, 2009, 5:49PM
They’re still a long ways from saving a single tree, but the Clackamas County commissioners continue to move in that direction.
During a Tuesday afternoon work session, the commissioners accepted the recommendations of a 12-member Trees Task Force, a proposal designed to protect the county’s urban tree canopy.
That doesn’t mean the commissioners adopted the recommendation; it means they’re moving forward with it, trying to work out some kinks before sending it on to the planning commission."