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[at-l] Re: No Flame
I want to thank the lister who corrected the generalization I made
below. When bulk public lands are being created from private holdings,
remainders are known as "inholdings." These inholdings may or may not
be absorbed via eminent domain, depending on the location or even the
disposition of the forest supervisor. In any event, there is not a
uniform administration of inholdings policy, in any of the 50 states,
for state or federal lands, whether AT or not.
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Subject: No Flame
Author: Oh, just somebody from the list.
Date: 8/15/99 7:14 PM
You might want to reword the statement, "Nobody lost their home to build the
AT; it was routed *by* volunteers on land *volunteered* for the route."
The AT was routed on "public land" wherever it could be, and as such through
land taken by eminent domain; not for the AT as such, but rather for other
I do volunteer work for USFS, USPS, & USF&W. In all cases, I know of family
home sites, cemeteries, etc. on recreational land, including some within
spitting distance of the AT.
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