UTAH - DOI Announces Conference Call with BLM Director

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January 18, 2012 11:33 PM

BRC just received an email from Mike Swenson, Executive Director of the Utah Shared Access Alliance (USA-ALL), with a quick note about an upcoming conference call with Bureau of Land Management Director Bob Abbey that is open to the public. We've pasted USA-ALL's email below. Please take a minute to read the notice and then pass it along to friends, family and riding buddies. Thanks, Ric Foster Public Lands Department Manager BlueRibbon Coalition 

BLUERIBBON COALITION PARTNER ALERT!

UTAH - DOI Announces Conference Call with BLM Director 

Dear BRC Action Alert Subscriber,

BRC just received an email from Mike Swenson, Executive Director of the Utah Shared Access Alliance (USA-ALL), with a quick note about an upcoming conference call with Bureau of Land Management Director Bob Abbey that is open to the public.

We've pasted USA-ALL's email below. Please take a minute to read the notice and then pass it along to friends, family and riding buddies.

Thanks,
Ric Foster
Public Lands Department Manager
BlueRibbon Coalition
208-237-1008 ext 107


January 18, 2012

Dear Ric,

Just got this a few minutes ago. From our, "friends" at the Department of Interior.

 

Dear Friend:

Last year President Obama announced the final report of his America's Great Outdoors (AGO) initiative, featuring Americans who are excited about conservation and ready to get involved in the outdoors.  Many listening sessions were held throughout the country.  The public was heard.  You want the outdoors to be relevant and accessible.  You want your special places to be managed sustainably.  But most importantly, you want to help make it happen.

The AGO Report called for the establishment of the Federal Interagency Council on Outdoor Recreation ( FICOR) as one of the vehicles to engaging the public in further identifying those ideas and places where the FICOR can be partners and support.  Bureau of Land Management Director Bob Abbey is the lead in establishing the FICOR and he wants to hear from you.

Please join BLM Director Bob Abbey and the members of the FICOR for this important conference call.

When:             Friday, January 20, 2012

Time:               4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (EST)

Call Info:         888.946.6305
                        Passcode:   DOI

 
Please RSVP and submit your comments/questions in advance to
DOI_events@ios.doi.gov  by Thursday, January 19, 2012.

 

We hope many of you can get in on this.
 
Sincerely,
 

Michael Swenson
Utah Shared Access Alliance

 

 
 


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