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Shasta Lake camp site debris a biohazard, U.S. Forest Service called in for cleanup

Local and student groups that showed up to clean the debris left behind at Lake Shasta last weekend were turned away by the U.S. Forest Service on Wednesday. The USFS reported that the debris was too biohazardous for regular clean-up crews to handle. The now-infamous incident of left-behind litter after …

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Video: Day Trip! – Waters of the McKenzie

Get in touch with the waters of the McKenzie River. See waterfalls, the bottom of an exceptionally clear lake, and some of the river’s inhabitants. While relatively pristine, this river (like many places in Oregon) is threatened from development along sensitive habitat, being trashed by visitors, and from infrastructure projects …

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