USFS New Wilderness Permitting Policy

The USFS for the Deschutes National Forest has seen a large increase in visitation to some of Central Oregon's forest and wilderness. How are they dealing with the increase usage and its impacts? We talked with some of the USFS managers to learn more about this process and what to expect as new policies are implemented.
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