FRA Western Region

Western Region

This FRA Region managed by Vickie Swanton, serving members in the western states, works to improve wood fiber quality, forest biomass utilization, and wood fiber transportation safety and efficiency, while working with allied associations to defend access to the western forest resource. The Region hosts two annual Region Meetings, and compiles a monthly report on fiber use and clean air/green power.


Contact the FRA Western Region

Vickie Swanton, FRA Region Manager
Forest Resources Association
2839 W Kennewick Ave #174
Kennewick, WA 99336
ph: 509-396-7117
fx: 509-241-1402
cell: 906-282-6752
vswanton@forestresources.org

Spotlight Features - Western

From the air, the scale of the devastation in and around Paradise, Calif., is, simply put, alarming.
Douglas County government and the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians submitted letters of interest to the State Land Board last week saying they would like to buy the Elliott State Forest.