Deal struck in MT to preserve forest; why not Temecula?
Last updated 7/10/2008 at Noon
The parallels with the Temecula/Granite Construction case and the Nature Conservancy-Trust For Public Land/Plum Creek Timber Company case in Montana are striking.
True, the private Temecula landholders of a few lots of scenic land leased to Granite Construction affecting the destiny and lifestyle of 200,000-plus people don’t care the slightest about their neighbors, community or wildlife, differ from the Montana players.
It’s interesting that the Montana case even discusses the transit routes of grizzlies, which has the powerful Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) involved, while Temecula’s moun...