NPS Logging in Yosemite Valley?


These photographs of healthy old growth tree removal to "enhance" the view of the falls were taken in the Yosemite Falls parking lot on April 11, 2003 . An asphalt path to the falls suitable for golf carts is also planned. What is next?


We do not have juke-boxes in the Library of Congress, peanuts are not sold in the aisles of our cathedrals, cigarette advertisements are not displayed in the National Gallery of Art. The sanctity of a church, a gallery of art, or a great temple of nature depends upon a concept of appropriate use.












Early Defenders of Yosemite --->

Sanctuary under Siege --->