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July 30, 2015 4:03 PM
MONTANA - Helena and Lewis & Clark NFs Announce Forest Plan Revision Open House
The Helena and Lewis & Clark National Forests have begun revising their Forest Plans. Information on the Forest planning process and how to become involved can be found on the Forests Plan Revision website at http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/hlc/forestplanrevision. It will be updated and revised as new information becomes available. Everyone...
July 29, 2015 12:44 PM
NEW MEXICO - Gila NF Forest Plan Revision Public Meetings Scheduled
The Gila National Forest will host several Community Conversations about the Assessment Phase of the Forest Plan Revision Aug. 3 - Aug. 6, 2015. During the Assessment Phase of the revision, the public is invited to help identify ecological, social, and economic conditions and trends related to the Gila National Forest. This information will aid in...
July 28, 2015 11:43 AM
NORTH CAROLINA - Update On Off-Road Vehicle Management-Meetings Scheduled
The National Parks Service (NPS) is holding public scoping meetings to considering changes to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore's Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) special regulation as it relates to morning opening of beaches, extending the length of fall and spring seasonal ORV routes, and modifying the size and location of vehicle free areas. Public...
July 15, 2015 9:00 AM
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POCATELLO, ID (July 15, 2015) -- The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC)/Sharetrails.org is commencing a summer membership drive. Our goal - to set a new record for sharetrail.org members before fall. The only thing more effective than your voice in standing up for access is other voices just like it. We want to make sure that those who oppose access for...
July 24, 2015 9:10 AM
Funding For Recreational Trails On Senate Chopping Block!
The full Senate is gearing up to vote on its version of a transportation bill. U.S. Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) has introduced an amendment to H.R. 22, the DRIVE Act, which would eliminate the Transportation Alternatives Program. This proposal would eliminate all funding for the Recreational Trails Program (RTP) because the RTP derives its funding...
July 20, 2015 3:59 PM
NEW MEXICO - Cibola NF Forest Plan Revision Public Meeting Scheduled
The Cibola National Forest and National Grasslands began the process of revising the 1985 Cibola Forest Plan in November 2012. As part of the revision process, the Cibola National Forest and National Grasslands has engaged with nearly 30 cooperating agencies to collaborate on developing land management plan direction that will guide future...
July 15, 2015 8:42 AM
WISCONSIN - Comment Period Extended for Property Management Guidance-Motorized R
The comment period for a draft guidance concerning property management has been extended. "Motorized Access on Department Roads" is now open for comment on the Proposed DNR Program Guidance Web page until July 31, 2015. (See previous alert below for details.) Thanks for your involvement, Ric Foster Public Lands Department Manager BlueRibbon...
July 13, 2015 11:22 AM
ARIZONA - BLM - Imperial Hills Travel Management Comment Period Open
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Yuma Field Office has announced that maps of the Imperial Hills Travel Management Plan (TMP) will be available for review starting, Friday, June 12, 2015. There will be a 4-month public comment period and all comments must be received by close of business on October 12, 2015. The maps may be reviewed on the BLM...
July 10, 2015 10:01 AM
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BRC’s, Don Amador, in Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument Area
POCATELLO, ID (July 10, 2015) - The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC), a national trail based recreation group, supports President Obama's designation today of the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region as a National Monument.
July 9, 2015 10:19 AM
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POCATELLO, ID  (July 9, 2015) -- The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC), a national trail-based recreation group,  is questioning the recent Fire Closure Order #06-03-01-15-02 that bans OHVs from using over 250 miles of system trails on the Gifford Pinchot National Forest located in Washington State. Gifford Pinchot National Forest Fire Closure...

The BlueRibbon Coalition is a national non-profit organization dedicated to protecting responsible recreational access to public lands and waters. We want to keep your land open for use, whether you recreate on a mountain bike, snowmobile, motorcycle, personal watercraft, ATV, four-wheel drive, horse, or your hiking boots.

Today, the BlueRibbon Coalition is a respected national recreation group that champions responsible recreation, and encourages individual environmental stewardship. With members in all 50 states, BRC is focused on building enthusiast involvement with organizational efforts through membership, outreach, education, and collaboration among recreationists. [more]

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