Don Lyngholm papers, 1970-1992.


Don Lyngholm papers, 1970-1992.

Don Lyngholm papers, 1970-1992.

The Donovan Lyngholm papers consists of reports, newsletter articles and scientific data concerning issues of wilderness preservation and range management in the southwestern United States. The section on wilderness information includes area specific reports and comments from federal agencies (the Bureau of Land Management, the National Park Service and the Forest Service) and environmental groups (the Sierra Club, the Four Corners Wilderness Workshop and the Arizona Wilderness Coalition). The range management material includes reports prepared for the Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation Commission and several northern Arizona ranches.

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