Coalition Proposes Budget Plan to Protect and Restore National Fore

Christopher Erickson chrerick at email.msn.com
Tue Apr 13 10:03:53 EST 1999


> "According to the General Accounting Office, logging on the National
Forests
> is costing taxpayers over $300 million each year, but that is only the
> beginning," said Kim Delfino of U.S. Public Interest Research Group.  "The
> cost for maintaining the system of National Forest roads is over $550
> million a year and right now the maintenance budget is less than $100
million."

Does any one know the specific GAO report from which these numbers come?




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