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The SMS Journal

SMS honored with award in Westfir

Friday, March 11, 2011 — (Westfir, OR) Tim Nidever of the SMS was presented with an award while visiting our partners at Middle Fork Ranger Station on March 10, 2011. Dick Davis, one of our primary contacts during the Hemlock Garage Salvage project last year, presented Tim with the plaque honoring the SMS salvage efforts. Read more

SMS actively pursuing 501(c)3 tax-exempt status

Monday, February 28, 2011 — The Sand Mountian Society is applying for 501(c)3 tax-exempt status.  The process has been slowed by urgent needs for work in the field after the brutal snow year of 2008 (which caused a need for several triage-style projects at high elevation lookouts).  We also had some wonderful opportunities to salvage materials Read more

SMS invited by USFS to speak at Regional Heritage Conference

Thursday, February 17, 2011 — On March 17th SMS President Don Allen Jr. will deliver a presentation to Regional USFS Heritage Program Managers and Archaeologists at their annual conference in Pendleton, Oregon. Read more