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Subcommittee Hearing on Clear Creek National Recreation Area & Conservation Act - UPDATE

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 15:08

BRC wants to commend Congressman Sam Farr, Steve Koretoff and the AMA for their testimony in support of legislation to designate certain lands in Central California as the Clear Creek National Recreation Area and Conservation Act, H.R. 1776.  Congressmen David Valadao and Jeff Denham joined Congressman Sam Farr as original cosponsors of this legislation. Unfortunately, Congressman Sam Farr is ranking member on another co

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COLORADO - PUBLIC MEETING ON RAMPART RANGE WILDERNESS PROPOSAL

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 12:37

BRC just received an urgent Action Alert from the Colorado Off Highway Vehicle Coalition (COHVCO) http://www.cohvco.org/ with regards to the Rampart Range Wilderness Meeting. We've pasted COHVCO's Action Alert below. Please take a minute to read the alert, take action and then pass it along to friends, family and riding buddies. As always, call or email if you have any questions or comments.

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ARIZONA- Kaibab National Forest Releases Forest Management Plan

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 09:11

The Kaibab National Forest is proposing to designate camping corridors on the Williams and Tusayan ranger districts in order to better meet the public's need for motorized dispersed camping opportunities. The proposal is part of the South Zone Travel Management Revision Project, which is available for public review and comment on the Kaibab Kaibab National Forest website at http://go.usa.gov/kpQV. The public scoping pe

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IDAHO - Boise NF Announces Public Meetings for Becker Integrated Resource Project

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 10:46

The Idaho City Ranger District of the Boise National Forest is seeking public comment to initiate an environmental analysis for a nearly 20,000 acre project in the Crooked River Watershed, about 48 miles northeast of Boise. Public comment opportunities will be available May 7, 2014, through June 9, 2014. The proposal, called the Becker Integrated Resource Project, would reduce the potential of uncharacteristically large wildfires, contri

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NPS To Update The Public On The Adaptive Management Program For Winter Use in Yellowstone NP

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 15:26

Yellowstone National Park invites the public to a meeting to discuss progress made on the park's winter use adaptive management program on June 4, 2014, in Jackson, Wyoming. The adaptive management program is a collaborative process between park managers, scientists, and the public, which the park will use to evaluate the implementation of the park's new winter use management plan. The program is designed to allow the National Park Service (NPS) to gather more information about the

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BRC Launches Hard-Copy Newsletter

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 15:21

POCATELLO, ID (May 12, 2014) - The BlueRibbon Coalition, following member demand, recently launched its new quarterly publication, descriptively titled "The BlueRibbon Coalition UPDATE."  This small newsletter is only the first step in BRC's efforts to address the desire of many of its members for a physical method of communication, as opposed to the many electronic methods now available.

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Subcommittee to Hold Legislative Hearing on Clear Creek National Recreation Area & Conservation Act

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 15:09

The House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation will hold a legislative hearing on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, on six bills, including H.R. 1776 , the "Clear Creek National Recreation Area and Conservation Act," a bill that would establish the Clear Creek National Recreation Area in San Benito and Fresno Counties.

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