Borden was in the old growth forest because he wanted to shoot the Spotted Owls. He was angry because people wanted to save the spotted owls. They would not allow them to cut down the trees which caused his dad to lose his job.
borden is mad because his dad lost his job because of the spotted owl. The spotted owl is endangered so his dad can`t cut down trees. to kill a spotted owl because he hated them.
Borden was angry because his dad lost his job because he was trying to shoot the owls in the tree but the people wanted to save the owls so they did not let him cut down the trees
borden was angry because his dad lost his job because he was endangering the owls by shooting them and people tried to save the owls