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The Wilderness Society (TWS) recognizes Rep. Elton Gallegly (R-24) for introducing legislation today to help preserve wilderness and rivers in the Los Padres National Forest in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.
Editor's Note: The following piece appeared in the Las Vegas Sun on Saturday, February 4, 2012.
Why are there public lands? Good question.
8 Bills to end National Monuments
H.R. 1581, “The Great Outdoors Giveaway”
H.R. 2852, the “30 Million Acre Giveaway Act”
Giving Away Our Great Outdoors
H.R. 4089, the Motorize our Wilderness Areas Bill