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Roscoe A. Poland Environmental Collection, 1957-1986 | Special Collections & University Archives

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Collection Overview

Title: Roscoe A. Poland Environmental Collection, 1957-1986Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Poland, Roscoe A.

Extent: 3.75 Linear Feet

Arrangement: The collection is organized as follows: materials dealing with California locales are in box 1; boxes 2 and 3 contain materials on other localities and are arranged alphabetically by state.

Date Acquired: 10/26/1978. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Environmental impact statements--California, Environmental impact statements--United States, Poland, Roscoe A.--Archives, United States. Wilderness Act, Wilderness areas--Environmental aspects--California--History--20th century--Sources, Wilderness areas--Environmental aspects--United States--History--20th century--Sources, Wilderness areas--Law and legislation--United States

Forms of Material: Personal Papers

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection documents local agriculture, business, construction, economic conditions, the environment, land, parks, recreation, and tourism. It consists of correspondence, publications, maps and other data relating to a series of public hearings held pursuant to the Wilderness Act (PL88-577) of 1964 regarding the disposition of environmentally sensitive localities.

Biographical Note

Roscoe A. Poland has been active in wilderness conservation since the mid-1950s. His personal efforts began with writing letters to public officials and grew with the publication of The Conservation Call in the Spring of 1969, which still appears regularly.

Subject/Index Terms

Environmental impact statements--California
Environmental impact statements--United States
Poland, Roscoe A.--Archives
United States. Wilderness Act
Wilderness areas--Environmental aspects--California--History--20th century--Sources
Wilderness areas--Environmental aspects--United States--History--20th century--Sources
Wilderness areas--Law and legislation--United States

Administrative Information

Repository: Special Collections & University Archives

Accruals: 1996

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Acquisition Source: Roscoe A. and Wilma Poland

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Preferred Citation: Identification of item, folder title, box number, Roscoe A. Poland Environmental Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Box 1],
[Box 2],
[Box 3],
[All]

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1957 - 71Add to your cart.
Agua Tibia maps, correspondence, Sierra Club, U.S. Forest Service proposals
Folder 2: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1956 - 78Add to your cart.
Anza Borrego maps, correspondence, Sierra Club, news releases, government publications, minutes
Folder 3: Wildreness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Cabrillo correspondence, management plans, master plans, environmental assessments
Folder 4: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Death Valley statements, environmental studies, pamphlets
Folder 5: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Lower Colorado River correspondence, statements, studies, clippings
Folder 6: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1963 - 69Add to your cart.
Lower Colorado River correspondence, statements, studies, clippings
Folder 7: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1970 - 78Add to your cart.
Lower Colorado River correspondence, statements, studies, clippings
Folder 8: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Salton Sea correspondence, pamphlets, maps, clippings
Folder 9: Committee, 1967 - 77Add to your cart.
Anza Borrego correspondence, annual reports
Folder 10: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1970Add to your cart.
Farallon correspondence, pamphlets
Folder 11: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Joshua Tree correspondence, statements, maps, pamphlets
Folder 12: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1967Add to your cart.
Pinnacles recommendations
Folder 13: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1970Add to your cart.
Point Reyes correspondence, pamphlets, maps, clippings
Folder 14: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Monarch pamphlet
Folder 15: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Trinity Alps correspondence, charts, proposals
Folder 16: Bureau of Land Management, n.d.Add to your cart.
California Desert correspondence, charts and maps, magazine articles
Folder 17: "Operation Desert Strike", 1964 - 65Add to your cart.
correspondence, photographs
Folder 18: Proposed 1985 Plan Amendments to the California Desert Plan and the Eastern San Diego County MFP, U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, September 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Record of Decision, June 1986Add to your cart.
Final Environmental Impact Statement Cleveland National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan, San Diego, Riverside and Orange Counties, California
Folder 20: Final Environmental Impact Statement, February 1986Add to your cart.
(2 volumes) Land and Resources Management Plan, Cleveland National  Forest, and Appendix Volume
Folder 21: Map Packet: Land and Resources Management Plan, Cleveland National Forest, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Pamo Dam and Reservoir Project, Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Appendices, October 1986Add to your cart.
2 volumes
Folder 23: Southern California Metropolitan, Management Action Summary, March 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Wilderness Recommendations, Eastern San Diego County, Planning Unit, Final Environmental Impact Statement, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Supplement Vegetation Management for Reforestation, Draft Environmental Impact Statement, 1986Add to your cart.

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