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Yellowwood Auctioned To Highest Bidder
Updated May 5, 2013 12:04 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(NASHVILLE) - Tracts of yellowwood, Morgan-Monroe state forest trees have been auctioned off.

The State Department of Natural Resources sold six tracts of timber over objections from protesters. The clash highlighted a disagreement about how state lands should be managed.

Members of The Indiana Forest Alliance said commercial logging is inappropriate on state-owned lands. However, a state forester says a well-designed logging plan helps keep forests healthy.

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