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November 12, 2013 4:50 PM
(press release)
Del Albright
POCATELLO, ID (November 12, 2013) -- The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC) Board of Directors formally announced today that Del Albright will serve as Interim Director of Operations, overseeing the daily affairs of BRC following the departure of former Executive Director Greg Mumm. Albright is well known to BRC supporters and the broader outdoor...
November 12, 2013 1:47 PM
NEVADA-CALIFORNIA - USFS & BLM Extend Comment Period on Bi-State Sage-Grouse DEI
The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Carson City District have extended the comment period for the Bi-State Sage-Grouse Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) following the release of the US Fish and Wildlife Service's (FWS) proposal to protect the Bi-State Distinct Population Segment (DPS) of the Greater...
November 12, 2013 11:15 AM
MISSISSIPPI & FLORIDA - Gulf Islands National Seashore-Public Scoping Meetings
Gulf Islands National Seashore is pleased to announce public scoping meetings for the Personal Watercraft (PWC) Use Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). Your input and engagement are important to this planning process. The National Park Service (NPS) has developed a public scoping newsletter which contains information on the purpose and need for...
November 11, 2013 5:36 PM
UTAH - BLM Releases Sage-Grouse Plan/DEIS for Utah
 As part of a joint effort with the U.S. Forest Service to conserve the Greater Sage-Grouse and its habitat across 10 western states, the Bureau of Land Management has released a Draft Environmental Impact Statement for a 90-day public review and comment period that ends on Jan. 29, 2014. The Utah Greater Sage-Grouse Draft Land Use Plan...
November 8, 2013 10:23 AM
CALIFORNIA - CARNEGIE/TESLA ACTION ALERT WHAT - Attend Carnegie SVRA/Tesla Public Meeting WHEN - Tuesday, November 12, at 7:30 p.m. WHERE - Pleasanton at the Amador High School on 1155 Santa Rita Road  As many Bay Area off-roaders already know, the California OHV Division will be hosting an open house to present the preferred concept at a...
November 7, 2013 1:42 PM
IDAHO -  Nez Perce-Clearwater NF Forest Plan Revision Collaborative Sessions Res
The Nez Perce-Clearwater Forest Plan Revision collaborative sessions planned for November 16 in Orofino, and December 14 in Grangeville, are cancelled due to scheduling conflicts. The Forests have been collaborating with the public in development of their Forest Plan.  Approximately 50 to 60 people attended the monthly meetings through the...
November 7, 2013 10:50 AM
(Press Release)
NAXJA Donates $5000 To BRC For Land Use Battles
BRC is honored to share this press release from our partners at NAXJA showcasing their generous donation to support our work nationwide. "Virtual clubs like NAXJA are a strong component of our off-road sports," said John Parrinello, BRC President, "and we can't thank them enough for being on the landuse team."
November 6, 2013 5:40 PM
BRC - Utah Legal Update
I just got a "dispatch" from our intrepid former public lands guy, Brian Hawthorne, regarding the recent decision in SUWA's big anti-access lawsuit.  We haven't announced it formally, but Brian is serving in a volunteer capacity as our official "Utah Policy Advisor."  Anyway, I took the liberty of editing Brian's analysis into a Land Use...
November 6, 2013 10:21 AM
IDAHO -  Nez Perce-Clearwater NF Announce Two Forest Plan Collaboration Meetings
The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests will be holding two more meetings this year to collaborate with the public on revising the Forest Plan. This is a continuation of meetings held over the last year to hear from the public on how they would like to see the National Forest managed. The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests were selected to be...
November 5, 2013 1:16 PM
ARIZONA -  Coronado NF Announces Safford Ranger District Open House
The Safford Ranger District, Coronado National Forest will conduct a public meeting to discuss ongoing planning and implementation activities, and to provide an avenue for participants to provide feedback on local forest management progress and needs. Forest personnel will provide updates on items discussed at the previous meeting in March, and...

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