DENVER
06/06/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Bill Ritter Submits Plan For Colorado To Manage Its Own National Forests

Gov. Bill Ritter today is submitting a request to the Obama administration to let Colorado manage roadless national forests in the state according to the state's own plan.

The nation's 58 million acres of roadless national forest land are managed according to a national rule established in 2001.

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