Rim Fire Logging Raises Concerns Over Spotted Owl Population

The spotted owl makes its home in the Stanislaus National Forest. According to the Center for Biological Diversity, environmental research shows 32 pairs of spotted owls and 5 individual spotted owls were found in the Rim Fire area. The Center said it's the best habitat for the owls to find food.<br/><br/><br class="Apple-interchange-newline">