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Federal Sierra Nevada Plan Sparks Legal Battle

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Federal Sierra Nevada Plan Sparks Legal Battle

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Federal Sierra Nevada Plan Sparks Legal Battle

Federal Sierra Nevada Plan Sparks Legal Battle

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A U.S. Forest Service plan for California's Sierra Nevada region has prompted lawsuits from the state's attorney general, environmental groups and the timber industry.