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News Releases

Current Information Concerning National Forests and Parks in Southern California


Establishment of the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
October 10, 2014
Known as the crown to the Valley of Angels, the peaks of the San Gabriel Mountains frame the Los Angeles skyline.

National Wilderness -   Presidential Proclamation
August 31, 2014
Fifty years ago a forward-thinking Nation came together... and secured an enduring gift for future generations.  On Sept. 3, 1964 the Wilderness Act... recognized our obligation to preserve a piece of our original and unspoiled splendor for posterity.

Bill to Create San Gabriel National Recreation Area
June 12, 2014
Congresswoman Judy Chu introduced the San Gabriel National Recreation Area Act.  The bill would designate the San Gabriel Mountains, river corridors and Puente Hills as a National Recreation Area.




For news prior to June 2014, please see archive.

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