Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument


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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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The Trump administrations unprecedented attacks on Americas national monuments include a looming threat to shrink and slash protections for Oregons treasured Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument.
But what prompts us to write this response is his wish to roll back the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument because of what he claims is limited access to hunting.
The monuments may be eliminated or altered irrevocably Particularly painful is the threat to the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument here in Oregon.
9-million-acre Grand Staircase--Escalante National Monument in Utah, reopen off-road-vehicle routes in Giant Sequoia National Monument in California, and bypass rules against grazing and logging in Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in Oregon.
The same criticisms should be applied to the process that led to the expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in the first place.
Oregons Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden today weighed in on the Trump Administrations review of Oregons Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, urging Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to maintain protections for this unique area as the Administration takes unprecedented steps to undermine protections for Americas national monuments.
The Trump administration's plans to drastically shrink the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in southern Oregon - and three other national monuments in other states - are disturbing enough.
Connor joined Senator Jeff Merkley, Mayor John Stromberg of Ashland and Mayor Darby Stricker of Talent as well as other state, local and tribal officials, to listen to members of the community on their vision for the management of public lands in Southwestern Oregon, and the proposed expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument.
Similarly, grazing in the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument was previously reduced after a study found it incompatible with the monument's goal of protecting biodiversity.
The Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument is one of eight that Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke visited during the course of a review of 27 national monuments ordered by President Trump, which elevated its profile despite its relatively small size.
The Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument was designated, then expanded, within the bounds of a tried-and-true process that has helped to protect our greatest treasures for more than 100 years in this country.
As Oregonians anxiously await news of the fate of their beloved Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, now under review for possible elimination or reduction in size, it is heartening that Sens.