Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

On Saturday, people will have a rare chance to see designated wilderness islands in Tamarac

Email News Alerts

Fifty years ago today, Congress signed the National Wilderness Act, preserving millions of acres of wilderness throughout the United States. Just over 2,000 of the 43,000 acres in Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge are a part of that designation.

Advertisement

“I would encourage people to experience the character of wilderness, take the time to do that. It’s very rejuvenating,” said Tamarac Ranger Kelly Blackledge.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness