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News Briefs
A section of SoCal Wanderer dedicated to brief updates and short news stories that affect hikers, campers, and other users of California's great outdoors. Send tips to newsdesk@kcet.org.
Plague Prompts Closure of Angeles National Forest Campsites

Plague Prompts Closure of Angeles National Forest Campsites

10 Marijuana Grow Sites Raided in Los Padres National Forest

10 Marijuana Grow Sites Raided in Los Padres National Forest

Silver Lake's Boat Dock Removed

Silver Lake's Boat Dock Removed

Lightning Strikes Cause More Than 20 Fires in Sierra Nevadas

Lightning Strikes Cause More Than 20 Fires in Sierra Nevadas

High Fire Danger Prompts Restrictions in Los Padres National Forest

High Fire Danger Prompts Restrictions in Los Padres National Forest

Forest Service in Search for Illegal Trash Dumpers

Forest Service in Search for Illegal Trash Dumpers

2013 Wildflower Season: Poppy Reserve, Other Desert Spots Hang In Balance

2013 Wildflower Season: Poppy Reserve, Other Desert Spots Hang In Balance

California Now Has More 'National Parks' Than Any Other State

California Now Has More 'National Parks' Than Any Other State

Angeles National Forest: Jackson Lake Closed Through March

Angeles National Forest: Jackson Lake Closed Through March

Most California State Parks Spared from Closure

Most California State Parks Spared from Closure

L.A. Staircase is One of the 'World's Coolest,' Says Travel Magazine

L.A. Staircase is One of the 'World's Coolest,' Says Travel Magazine

Outdoors Briefs: Park & Pool Grand Openings Across the Southland

Outdoors Briefs: Park & Pool Grand Openings Across the Southland

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