The law, the lookout and the logging town

Rice, Nathan
January 2012
High Country News;1/23/2012, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p7
The article focuses on the lawsuit aimed at removing the fire lookout at the top of Green Mountain in the Glacier Peak Wilderness, a popular hiking destination in Darrington, Washington. It states that local volunteers helped to maintain the structure which has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It says that environmentalists such as the Wilderness Watch accused the U.S. Forest Service of avoiding public comment process and violating the U.S. Wilderness Act.


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