ACTION ALERT: Oppose prospecting and mining restrictions in the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Plan and Land Management Plan Amendment for U.S. Forest Service. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. The Forest Service, Angeles National Forest, has extended the initial public comment period for the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Management Plan to Tuesday Aug. 11, 2015.
Comments can be submitted through email at:
http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46964; and may also be mailed to Angeles National Forest, ATTN: Justin Seastrand, 701 North Santa Anita Avenue, Arcadia, CA 91006, or hand delivered at that address, M–F, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
All project documentation is available at the website. To request paper copies, or for questions or information about the project, contact Justin Seastrand, (626) 574-5278, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
There will be additional opportunities for public input on the National Monument Management Plan over the coming year. The Angeles National Forest welcomes your comments, concerns, and ideas for managing your National Forest, and National Monument, at any time.
This plan is affecting not only miners but a number of outdoor groups as well including fishermen and hunters. Here is an email from Turner's Outdoorsman detailing how it will also affect them as well.
Please join the Inland Valley Prospectors along with other miners and even outdoors men in helping our voice be heard.
For more information please contact the Inland Empire Prospectors for more details or visit the Petition Page to learn more and register your comment.
Public Comment Submission - http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=46964
Petition Page to sign and for more information - https://www.change.org/p/barack-obama-stop-the-national-monument-land-grabs?just_created=true