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Local nonprofit voices concerns over closure of Lake Isabella

Lake Isabella Fishing Derby this weekend
Posted at 7:05 PM, Jan 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-14 22:05:04-05

LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. — The executive director of the Stewards of the Sequoia nonprofit wrote a response to the Regional Forester expressing concerns in regards to the closure of Lake Isabella.

The letter asks the forester to not make people lawbreakers if they are hiking or fishing or even hanging out if they are socially distanced at Lake Isabella.

Due to the pandemic, more regulations have been placed on national parks and their use.

The full letter is below:

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