2 House Bills Would open California Public Lands to Off-Road Vehicles
Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2015 12:39 pm
Off-road vehicles could again be roaring through Fresno County’s western hills and Southern California’s desert under bills weighed Wednesday by a House panel. While the separate legislative packages would designate new wilderness areas for protection, the bills emphasize public use of federal lands. That puts them in the middle of a perennial access vs. conservation debate that often stymies Congress.