This just in from our friends at the Sierra Club, specifically the Redwood Chapter in California:
We congratulate the Sierra Club Redwood Chapter and the other many people and organisations who campaigned for this.
"...the Thompson/Boxer/Feinstein Northern California Coastal Wild Heritage Wilderness Act (AKA Wilderness Bill, or HR 233/S 128) " ... "Passage of this legislation has given nearly 275,000 spectacular acres in the Redwood Chapter PERMANENT protection as Federal Wilderness." - Read more here
- The Wilderness Foundation supports the creation of protected Wilderness areas around the globe.