national forest


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Related to national forest: Allegheny National Forest, Tonto National Forest

national forest

n.
A large expanse of forest that is protected by a national government and may be harvested or hunted in only under controlled conditions.
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As a Louisiana native, I am especially honored to be here to introduce the Kisatchie National Forest Quarter to the Nation," said B.
In the Angeles National Forest, the east side of Pyramid Lake, including Emigrant Landing, reopened Friday after being closed for more than a month.
In California, 169,000 trees in burned areas of Eldorado National Forest to restore 10 spotted owl protected activity centers and two northern goshawk sites.
In May 2005, President Bush repealed the Clinton administration's Roadless Area Conservation Rule, an enormously popular rule that had placed nearly 60 million acres of National Forests off-limits to road-building and logging.
A September 25th investigative report in the Red Bluff Daily News provides a frightening look at a dangerous trend in America's national forests.
The idea has become known as "charter forests" (analogous to charter schools): allowing segments of the national forests to be managed by private trusts in order to, as the budget proposal says, "overcome inertia and an excessive decisionmaking structure.
Nowhere is this brewing recreational fight more obvious than in Colorado's White River National Forest, a 2.
Though the AMC has been active in the White Mountains since 1876 and played key role in pushing the Weeks Act, the legislation that created the White Mountain National Forest in the early 1900s, the Club made itself felt mainly as a recreational group.
You may take any road in a national forest, find a beautiful glade, secluded stream, or small lake and simply pitch your tent.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Last month, StubHub, the world's largest ticket marketplace, launched its "Tickets for Trees" program, an effort to plant a tree for every ticket purchased on StubHub for the 2008-09 NFL postseason combined with direct dollar donations to the National Forest Foundation for the program.
On the Shasta Trinity National Forest and with generous support from OneMain Financial, the NFF is working with the U.
Forest Service will be making important decisions on how the Allegheny National Forest (ANF) lands are to be used in the future; as required by law, its resource management plan is examined every 15 years or so.

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