USFS Fined for Creek Contamination

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — A U.S. agency is being fined over an algae infestation in a Rogue Valley creek. The U.S. Forest Service faces a nearly $9,000 fine. The state’s Department of Environmental Quality says an algae mat was allowed to escape a USFS nursery and flow down into Jackson Creek. The Central Point nursery … Continue reading »