The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), which manages public lands and the national forests, which are managed US Forest Service (FS) face key issues. One of these prime issues is how to balance the protection and developments of these lands. Other questions relate to which lands the government should own, and the adequacy of funds and programs for agencies to acquire and protect lands. Also, the prevention of forest fires, the preserving and caring of the national forests is focused on.Comments were due by September 10, 2001, but no new rules have been proposed yet. ... This direction was in the Forest Service Manual (FSM) and contained considerable detail that would have permitted new roads only if the Regionalanbsp;...
|Author||:||Ross W. Gorte|
|Publisher||:||Nova Publishers - 2003-01-01|