Man vs. forest

Kraker, Daniel
June 2011
High Country News;6/27/2011, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p5
The article focuses on retired Mobil Oil geophysicist Jim Smith who won with his against Coconino National Forest Reserve concerning fee policies. It is stated that U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark Aspey ruled that the national forest could not charge recreation fees at undeveloped trailheads and no amenities. It highlights the restriction of fees by the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act (FLREA) on sites that provide amenities.


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