Ellen Montgomery

Ellen
Montgomery

Director, Public Lands Campaign, Environment America

Started on staff: 2001
B.A., Oberlin College
Ellen runs campaigns to protect America’s beautiful places, from local beachfronts to remote mountain peaks. Prior to her current role, Ellen worked as the organizing director for Environment America’s Climate Defenders campaign. Ellen lives in Denver, where she likes to hike in Colorado’s mountains.

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Study: Climate-critical mature, old-growth federal forests at-risk from logging

Forests

Study: Climate-critical mature, old-growth federal forests at-risk from logging

Older forests in national parks are largely protected from logging but only 24% of national forests and BLM forestlands — which make up the majority of federally managed forests — have equivalent protections. Protecting these forests offers a simple, cost-effective climate solution that can be implemented immediately.

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