Taran
Volckhausen

Communications Associate, The Public Interest Network

Started on staff: 2020
B.A., University of Colorado
Taran works on national communications and media relations for The Public Interest Network, particularly with U.S. PIRG’s Make It Toxic-Free, Beyond Plastic and Transform Transportation campaigns. Taran lives in Boulder with his wife and two sons. He enjoys outdoor sports such as biking, hiking and skiing in the winter.

Posts by Taran Volckhausen
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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