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Alaska Files Legal Challenge to U.S. Roadless Rule


June 21, 2011
By New York Times

June 21, 2011 – A nationwide rule prohibiting most road building on 58
million acres of national forests is illegally restricting timber
supplies, new mining jobs and development in Alaska, according to a
legal complaint filed by the state late Friday in federal district
court.

June 21, 2011 – A nationwide rule prohibiting most road building on 58 million acres of national forests is illegally restricting timber supplies, new mining jobs and development in Alaska, according to a legal complaint filed by the state late Friday in federal district court. | READ MORE