Acronyms

  1. Agenda 21 The United Nations agenda for the 21st century.

  2. BIA Bureau of Indian Affairs.

  3. BLM Bureau of Land Management.

  4. CARB California Air Resources Board.

  5. CBD Center for Biological Diversity. Tax filings: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

  6. CCA Community Choice Aggregation.

  7. CDFG California Department of Fish and Game.

  8. CEQ Council on Environmental Quality.

  9. CEQA California Environmental Quality Act.

  10. CESA California Endangered Species Act.

  11. CFR Code of Federal Regulations.

  12. CSAC California State Association of Counties.

  13. CWA Clean Water Act.

  14. CWPP Community Wildfire Protection Plan

  15. DEIS Draft Environmental Impact Statement.

  16. DOA Department of Agriculture.

  17. DOI Department of the Interior.

  18. DPS Distinct Population Segment.

  19. DQA Data Quality Act.

  20. EAJA Equal Access to Justice Act.

  21. EIR Environmental Impact Report.

  22. EIS Environmental Impact Statement.

  23. EPA Environmental Protection Agency.

  24. ESA Endangered Species Act.

  25. ESU Evolutionarily Significant Unit.

  26. FEIS Final Environmental Impact Statement.

  27. FERC Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

  28. FLMP Federal Land Management Plan

  29. FLPMA Federal Land Policy and Management Act.

  30. FOIA Freedom of Information Act.

  31. FPA Z’berg-Nejedly Forest Practices Act.

  32. GRP Grasslands Reserve Program.

  33. IRA Inventoried Roadless Area.

  34. IRWM Integrated Regional Water Management Planning.

  35. ITC Indian Tribal Colleges.

  36. LOP Limited Operational Period.

  37. MAB Man and the Biosphere Programme.

  38. MLPA Marine Life Protection Act.

  39. MMC Marine Mammal Commission.

  40. MSHA Mine Safety and Health Administration

  41. MUSYA Multiple Use-Sustained Yield Act of 1960.

  42. MVUM Motor Vehicle Use Map.

  43. NACD National Association of Conservation Districts.

  44. NEPA National Environmental Policy Act.

  45. NFMA National Forest Management Act.

  46. NFS National Forest Service (aka, United States Forest Service).

  47. NGO Non-Governmental Organization.

  48. NHPA National Historic Preservation Act of 1996.

  49. NMFS National Marine Fisheries Service.

  50. NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

  51. NPDES National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System.

  52. NRA National Recreation Area.

  53. NRCS Natural Resources Conservation Service.

  54. NWFP Northwest Forest Plan. Here is the government website.

  55. NWRA National Wildlife Refuge Association.

  56. O&C Lands Oregon and California Railroad Reinvested Lands

  57. OES Office of Emergency Services.

  58. OGC Office of General Council, i.e., agency lawyers that support line officers.

  59. OHWL Ordinary High Water Level.

  60. OHWM Ordinary High Water Mark.

  61. OMB Office of Management and Budget.

  62. OSTP Office of Science and Technology Policy.

  63. PEIS Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement.

  64. PILT Payment In Lieu of Taxes.

  65. RAC Resource Allocation Committee.

  66. RCD Resource Conservation District.

  67. RFA Regulatory Flexibility Act.

  68. ROC Record of Decision.

  69. ROC Recreation Outdoors Coalition.

  70. RTP Recreational Trails Program.

  71. SBEIS Small Business Economic Impact Statement.

  72. SEPA State Environmental Policy Act.

  73. SFAC State Food and Agriculture Council.

  74. SMA Shoreline Management Act.

  75. SNFR Sierra Nevada Framework Review.

  76. SOCEA Southern Oregon Clean Energy Alliance.

  77. SONCC Southern Oregon, Northern California Coast.

  78. SOPA Schedule of Proposed Action.

  79. TMDL Total Maximum Daily Load.

  80. THP Timber Harvest Plan.

  81. TMP Travel Management Plan.

  82. TNC The Nature Conservancy.

  83. USFS United States Forest Service.

  84. USGA United States Geological Survey.

  85. WUI Wildlife Urban Interface Plan

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Topics

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THE ASSAULT

Agenda 21

Big Government

Central Banking

Conservation Easements

Executive Order 13547

Governance

Neo-Environmentalism

Public Lands

Scientific Misconduct

Wolves

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EXAMPLES

Drakes Bay Oyster Farm

Frogs and Toads

Montana

San Joaquin Valley

Siskiyou County

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THE IMPACT

Cattle

Counties

Energy

Forestry

Mining

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FIGHTING BACK

Strategy

The Constitutional CountyTM

Consultation

Coordination

Grand Juries

Jurisdiction

Land Patents

Sheriffs

Statehood

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Kirk MacKenzie

Founder

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  2. Black’s Law Dictionary 5th Edition (1979)

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  4. Webster’s 1828 Edition

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