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1. Not containing or crossed by any roads: roadless wilderness.
2. Forbidden by law to contain or be crossed by any roads or to be entered by any vehicles: tracts of land designated by the government as roadless areas.
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Adj.1.roadless - lacking pathwaysroadless - lacking pathways; "trackless wilderness"; "roadless areas"
inaccessible, unaccessible - capable of being reached only with great difficulty or not at all
References in classic literature ?
Marching thirty miles that stormy night across roadless hills, with his hungry, ill-shod soldiers, and losing a third of his men as stragglers by the way, Bagration came out on the Vienna-Znaim road at Hollabrunn a few hours ahead of the French who were approaching Hollabrunn from Vienna.
I've been here before but it's love at first sight all over again,' she said of the roadless Italian city.
District Court for the District of Columbia dismissed a lawsuit from Alaskans seeking to overturn the 2001 national Inventoried Roadless Rule.
A judge can dismiss a case, but Alaskans cannot dismiss the negative impacts the roadless rule is having on our communities.
The Roadless Area Review Evaluation (RARE) audits Challenges
evaluate the effect of logging roadless lands not selected for
In a 2010 decision out of the Tenth Circuit, an injunction against the Roadless Area Conservation regulations, known as the "Roadless Rule," (1) was reversed, representing an important step in finally solidifying federal protection of the inventoried "roadless areas.
Probably the most offensive bill is the Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act, proposed by California Republican Kevin McCarthy in the House (H.
Helicopters have been dispatched to try to collect them in this vast largely roadless central African nation.
The Forest Service decision concerns a request for the Bureau of Land Management to expand the leases by about 1,700 acres, including 1,450 acres in roadless areas.
A federal appeals court has reinstated the 2001 roadless rule, which bars commercial activity on 50 million largely undeveloped acres of national forests - 2 million of them in Oregon.
5 million acres of Inventoried Roadless Areas has been unsettled for nearly a decade.