ARIZONA - Attention Off Roaders In The Quartzsite Area - Your Help Needed

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January 03, 2014 5:48 PM

ARIZONA - ATTENTION OFF ROADERS IN THE QUARTZSITE AREA - YOUR HELP NEEDED

Dear BRC Alert Subscriber,

BRC just received an email from Shirley Leeson, President of the American Lands Access Association (ALAA), with an urgent request regarding their upcoming January meeting in Quartzsite, Arizona.

We've pasted Shirley's email below. Please take a minute to read the alert, take action and then pass it along to friends, family and riding buddies.

As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please contact BRC.

Thanks you to everyone who was involved,
Ric Foster
Public Lands Department Manager
BlueRibbon Coalition
208-237-1008 ext 107


QUARTZSITE

Friday, January 24, 2014

7pm,    Quartzsite Alliance Church   720 Desert View

If you enjoy spending time in Quartzsite during the winter months, and you ride your ATV or off road vehicle during that time, then you must attend the ALAA meeting.

The NEPA plan for La Posa is already in progress. It has been commented on, and now the results of those decisions are coming. If you didn't have a chance to see the maps and comment, you will learn about them here.

We will have John MacDonald, Field Manager, BLM, Yuma, AZ with us to speak to this issue.

In addition, we will have a staff member, Penny Pew, from Congressman Gosar's office (R. 4th District, AZ) in attendance.

We urge you to attend and bring a friend.

Rockhounds & Off road enthusiasts must step up and attend or all is lost.

Shirley Leeson, ALAA President

 
2nd Annual Quartzsite Clean-up

Sunday, January 26th, 2014

We did such a good job last year, the BLM has invited us back. BLM Ranger Bill Alexander will be with us to haul all the trash away.

We'll meet east of Quartzsite on I-10 at the Gold Nugget Road Exit. 8am to 11am.

Bring:

* heavy gloves, sensible shoes, hat and long sleeved shirt.

Tools:

* lawn rakes, broom stick with nail , 'grabbers" like the ones you use to reach for things on high shelves.....be creative.

The BLM and ALAA will provide Trash Bags

Shirley Leeson

 

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