Sierra logging quadrupled

Sometimes you just have to wonder how a patently unscientific edict makes it into the CNN.com science section. Just seems better suited for the business section.

"[FS spokesman Dave Reider] said loggers would be allowed to cut 330 million board feet in the Sierra Nevada per year, up from 70 to 80 million board feet in the earlier plan.
Builders use about 15,000 board feet to build a three-bedroom home, he said. "