Latest Angeles National Forest Stories

2014-10-09 20:20:43

The Fund will respond to community priorities and support restoration and stewardship.

2011-04-16 07:15:00

Officials in Los Angeles County have launched an effort to restore tens of thousands of acres of severely charred wooded areas in the Angeles National Forest, an area that had the largest fire in that county’s history after an arsonist set it ablaze two years ago.

2009-10-30 12:45:00

Oct. 30 Victoria Principal responds to call for action by nonprofit TreePeople Seedlings transplanted from devastated Angeles National Forest LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On October 30, actress, activist and entrepreneur Victoria Principal joined nonprofit TreePeople and the U.S.

2009-09-17 16:30:00

TreePeople and partners prepare for reforestation in fire-devastated national parks LOS ANGELES, Sept.

2008-10-17 06:00:14

By William M. Welch LOS ANGELES -- One wildfire is completely contained, and a second should be wrapped up this weekend if winds remain calm, fire officials said.

2008-10-15 18:20:00

California fire officials Wednesday speculated downed power lines may have triggered one of two wildfires that have scorched 18,000 acres near Los Angeles.

2008-10-13 18:00:16

Los Angeles officials confirmed Monday two people were killed in separate incidents linked to a pair of raging wildfires in the San Fernando Valley area.

2008-08-17 18:00:23

By Ben Baeder -- Photo Gallery: Fire danger Even as Angeles National Forest officials raised the fire danger level this week, the number of blazes started this year is dramatically lower than previous years, officials reported.

2008-08-17 12:00:19

By Ben Baeder -- Photo Gallery: Fire danger Even as Angeles National Forest officials this week raised the level of fire danger, they reported Thursday that the number of blazes started this year is dramatically lower than previous years.

Latest Angeles National Forest Reference Libraries

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

Angeles National Forest
2013-10-30 09:52:34

The Angeles National Forest of the U.S. Forest Service can be found in the San Gabriel Mountains of Los Angeles County, southern California, United States. It was established on July 1st of 1908, incorporating the first San Bernardino National Forest and portions of the former Santa Barbara and San Gabriel National Forests. It covers 655,387 acres and is located just north of the metropolitan area of Los Angeles. A small portion extends eastward into southwestern San Bernardino County, in...

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