Americans are on the fast track to land preservation as more and more federal land is set aside at an increasingly rapid pace. Now is the time to pause and ask if locking up great expanses of land provides the good stewardship that we want for our public lands.
, Holly Fretwell
By Matthew Brown and Holly Lippke Fretwell To the Reader
Modest reforms, especially in Interior Department and Forest Service policies, could bring about major advances in achieving environmental goals.