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Keeping California's Roadless Areas Roadless

The Natural Resources Agency announced on Dec. 22, 2010 a U.S. District Court settlement to ensure protection for California's roadless areas. Preventing new roads in natural forest lands will safeguard pristine environments for this generation and the next.


The Natural Resources Agency announced on Dec. 22, 2010 a U.S. District Court settlement to ensure protection for California's roadless areas.
Secretary for Natural Resources Mike Chrisman issued a statement on Mar. 7, 2008 in response to comments made by U.S. Agriculture Undersecretary Mark Rey at a Wildland Urban Interface conference in Reno. Rey's comments were reported in an Associated Press story by Scott Sonner.
Secretary for Natural Resources Mike Chrisman and Attorney General Edmund G. Brown Jr. filed a U.S. District Court complaint Feb. 28, 2008 contesting four Southern California forest management plans. In August 2007, the United States Forest Service denied California's appeals of management plans for the Angeles, Cleveland, Los Padres and San Bernardino National Forests. These plans cover 3.5 million acres of national forest lands.