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Plumas County logger loses fight over timber salvage

Sacramento Bee
March 19, 2012
Category: Business & Politics
Region: US East, United States

GREENVILLE – A federal judge has decided in favor of the U.S. Forest Service in a dispute over fire-damaged timber volumes with Randy Pew, owner of a Plumas County logging company. Joseph A. Vergilio, a judge with the Civilian Board of Contract Appeals, denied Pew’s claim that the Forest Service provided “grossly erroneous estimates” of the charred logs he harvested from the area burned in the 2007 Moonlight fire.

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