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House Proceeding 05-17-06 on May 17th, 2006 :: 0:48:44 to 0:50:06
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Greg Walden

0:48:31 to 0:48:44( Edit History Discussion )

Greg Walden: well, let me give you an example of what happens in the real world. imagine the following scenario -under contractual agreements it must be cleaned up, often within 30 days. the agent could

Brian Baird

0:48:44 to 0:49:01( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: get sued because the increased fire risk that exists during that 30-day period to do a recovery after a hurricane, the forest service proposes a salvage sale to capture value, remove hazardous

Brian Baird

0:48:44 to 0:50:06( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Brian Baird

Brian Baird

0:49:01 to 0:49:12( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: fuels. a lawsuit could be filed saying the agency hasn't proven that one seedling that survived that fire or that hurricane would be effected. and they get you coming or going. the thing is,

Brian Baird

0:49:12 to 0:49:28( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: you can't prove that an action in the forest will not have any affect. if you go hiking in the forest, you can step on a seedling. if you are doing a project, you could have something to do with

Brian Baird

0:49:28 to 0:49:39( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: it. i reserve the balance of my time. the chairman: the chair recognizes the gentleman from new mexico. mr. udall: how much time do i have remaining? the chairman: you have two minutes.

Brian Baird

0:49:39 to 0:49:53( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: mr. udall: i would like to yield to mr. inslee. the chairman: the chair recognizes the gentleman from washington. mr. innscally: this is not too onerous burden to say this is not diagnose to

Brian Baird

0:49:53 to 0:50:06( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: degrade which we are trying to achieve, which is forest regeneration and supression of fire. is that asking too much of the bush administration to simply say if you are going to have a program

Tom Udall

0:50:06 to 0:50:16( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Udall: that you will tell the american people that it won't make things worse? we don't think that's asking too much. and there was a point during that debate, i think needs to be made. and that

Tom Udall

0:50:06 to 0:51:26( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Tom Udall

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