Long-sought public access to Victoria Lake and the Ontonagon River has been secured in a 245-acre addition to the Ottawa National Forest, The Trust for Public Land and U.S. Forest Service announced today.
Dosewallips State Park is one of Washington's most-visited natural areas. Visitors can stay year-round in the cabins and enjoy hiking, birdwatching, and wildlife viewing.
Surrounded by Yosemite National Park and Stanislaus National Forest, the 400-acre Ackerson Meadow sits just minutes from the national park's Big Oak Flat entrance.
Governor Dannel P. Malloy and U.S.
The Trust for Public Land, a national non-profit organization that creates parks and protects land for public use, says they are closing in on their goal to create a new state forest named in honor of former Vermont Senator Jim Jeffords
The Upper Arkansas River Valley has experienced rapid development in the last 15 years: many farms and ranches have been sold for development. For over a decade, the LaRue family leased 186 acres along the South Arkansas River for cattle ranching.
The small town of Milan in Coos County is part of New Hampshire's "Great North Woods," a region historically tied to forest products and outdoor tourism.