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November 23, 2015 3:16 PM
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MISSOULA, MT (November 23, 2015) --Various organizations, led by the Ten Lakes Snowmobile Club, have filed a lawsuit challenging U.S. Forest Service planning efforts on the Kootenai and Idaho Panhandle National Forests.  The complaint, filed on November 12, 2015, in federal court for the U.S.
November 23, 2015 10:38 AM
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POCATELLO, ID (November 23, 2015) – Early last week, the BlueRibbon Coalition/Sharetrails.org joined with other recreation groups in a letter sent to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in support of a balanced approach to managing public lands as part of the Moab Master Leasing Plan. The letter addressed to BLM serves as formal comments from...
November 20, 2015 11:31 AM
CALIFORNIA - San Bernardino NF Seeks Public Comments on Rattlesnake Mountain OHV
The San Bernardino National Forest (SBNF) is pleased to announce the availability of the draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Rattlesnake Mountain OHV Trails project. The Forest Service is seeking public comments on this proposal for 30 calendar days; comments must be received by December 16, 2015. The Rattlesnake Mountain OHV Trails EA...
November 19, 2015 3:33 PM
OREGON - FS Schedules Additional Public Meetings on the Blue Mountains Forest Pl
The Forest Service has scheduled new public meetings to discuss the Blue Mountains Forest Plan Revision. The current schedule is below: A facilitator will ensure that everyone in attendance has time to speak, listen to others and propose solutions. The Forest Service is working with partners to schedule additional meetings, which will be announced...
November 19, 2015 2:58 PM
CALIFORNIA - Plumas NF Extends Comment Period for Over-Snow Vehicle Use Designat
The scoping period for the Forest Service Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) will be extended for a second time on a proposal to designate over-snow vehicle (OSV) use on roads, trails and areas on lands within the Plumas National Forest. Scoping comments will now be due on November 30, 2015. "While comments are welcome throughout the...
November 19, 2015 1:05 PM
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POCATELLO, ID (November 19, 2015) -- The BlueRibbon Coalition/Sharetrails.org wants to thank the Polaris T.R.A.I.L.S. grant program for its generous support of our successful legal effort to reopen a popular OHV trail in Wyoming.
November 17, 2015 11:05 AM
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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead
CODY, WY (November 17, 2015) -- The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC)/Sharetrails.Org represented managed OHV recreation interests last week at the Western Governors’ Association (WGA) Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act (ESA) Initiative workshop held on November 12-13 in Cody, Wyoming.
November 16, 2015 11:09 AM
WASHINGTON - FS Announces Scoping of Greenwater Access and Travel Management Pro
The Snoqualmie Ranger District, Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, is beginning environmental analysis for the Greenwater Access and Travel Management Project. The Forest Service (FS) is evaluating roads within the lower Greenwater and parts of adjacent subwatersheds to balance access needs with resource protection and budget. This Subpart A...
November 11, 2015 10:41 AM
IDAHO - BLM Surveys the Future of Recreation at St. Anthony Sand Dunes
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the University of Idaho have begun a survey to plan for future recreational use at the 46,570-acre St. Anthony Sand Dunes recreation area in Fremont County, Idaho. BLM regulations require recreation planners to develop management plans to better understand and manage high-use areas such as the St. Anthony...
November 10, 2015 11:52 AM
WYOMING - Pole Mountain Travel Management Proposed Action Announced
The Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests has announced the Proposed Action for Pole Mountain Travel Management. U.S. Forest Service (USFS) officials will be hosting two open houses in November to distribute and discuss information on the project. The Laramie Ranger District (LRD) has proposed to leave the majority of roads on Pole Mountain in their...

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