The 2007 Boxer California Wild Heritage Bill S-493 proposes 36 new Wilderness additions totaling over 1.1 million acres
- It includes three inappropriate Wilderness additions in the Sequoia, which would close 46 existing trails to multiple use.
- Motorized groups have adopted at least 7 trails within the area proposed to be closed to them
- None of these volunteer groups were contacted to ask if they thought these Wilderness proposals were appropriate
- None of these areas were recommended for Wilderness by the
Sequoia National Forest
Below is a simple petition opposing any more Wilderness Areas in
The bill will probably be scheduled for a vote about six months from now. Contact your Congressman & let them know how you feel.
Here is a link to find your Congressman’s phone number & address