TITLE

Introducing California's Newest National Monuments

AUTHOR(S)
Jacoby-Garrett, Paula
PUB. DATE
April 2016
SOURCE
Parks & Recreation;Apr2016, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on three monuments created by U.S. President Barack Obama in California desert in February 2016. Topics discussed include the construction of the monuments in compliance with 1906 Antiquities Act, the benefits of monuments for protection of desert landscapes, animal species, and heritage sites, and the role of various departments for the monuments such as Bureau of Land Management (BLM), National Park Service (NPS), and U.S. Forest Service.
ACCESSION #
114435474

 

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