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November 2, 2013 2:15 PM
(press release)
Greg Mumm
POCATELLO, ID (November 2, 2013) -- Greg Mumm announced today that he will no longer be serving as the Executive Director of the BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC). BRC is a national nonprofit, grassroots advocacy organization championing recreational access for a diverse array of users including motorized recreationists, equestrians, mountain bikers,...
October 31, 2013 1:19 PM
COLORADO- BLM-USFS Extend Comment Period For Draft Northwest Colorado Greater Sa
The Sage-Grouse is becoming a major issue and a concern for OHV users across the west. (Check out BRC's Don Amador's video blog here.)   Today we have news that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Routt National Forest have announced they are extending the 90-day comment period for the Draft Northwest Colorado Greater Sage-Grouse...
October 29, 2013 10:02 AM
COLORADO - San Juan NF and BLM-Tres Rios FO Release Long Awaited Management Plan
You know how sometimes we joke about how land use planning moves at a glacial pace? Well... it really isn't a joke. After nine years the US Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) have released a final management plan for two areas that were managed out of the same office when the planning effort began. (That was under the "...
October 28, 2013 11:34 AM
CALIFORNIA-NEVADA – FWS Wants to List the Bi-State Sage-Grouse as Threatened
On Friday, October 25, 2013, the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) published a notice in the Federal Register about their proposal to list certain California and Nevada populations of greater sage grouse as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act.  FWS is also proposing to designate 1.8 million acres as critical habitat to help...
October 24, 2013 11:15 AM
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JACKSON HOLE, WY (October 24, 2013) -- The National Park Service (NPS) has announced the release of a final Rule/Regulation for Winter Use of Yellowstone.  The publishing of the final Rule officially completes the Winter Use Plan/Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) process.  The final Rule assures continued access to...
October 17, 2013 12:15 PM
BRC Fall Land Use Update
BRC's Fall Land Use Update for 2013 It's a doozy! Well, its time for a BRC Land Use Update, and I have to say I couldn't find a more fitting reminder to me about how much I need a break from land use issues! We've got the latest update on the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) unlawful "de-facto" wilderness, and a glimpse on how they are planning to "make...
October 11, 2013 1:35 PM
(President, PNMTA)
Check out what BRC Member Organization, The Pine Nut Mountain Trails Association, is up to in Nevada! It's awesome groups like this one that are getting things done at the local level, and helping us at BRC to keep our finger on the pulse of national recreation issues. Check out their story, as provided by Doug Holcomb, PNMTA President.
October 10, 2013 1:27 PM
MICHIGAN - Governor Signs Bills Expanding Access For ORVs
We just got an email from Skip Schulz, President of the Upper Peninsula Off Road Vehicle Trail Development Association (UP ORV TDA), letting us know about an important update on the long awaited ORV Legislation. Skip asked us to pass along a great big heart-felt "Thank You" to all the people who helped bring this legislation about. We've pasted...
October 8, 2013 10:40 AM
Attention Members! Online voting is now available for the BlueRibbon Coalition Board of Directors Election. Online voting will end at noon on Friday, December 6th, 2013. This year's election will take place at the BlueRibbon Coalition General Membership Meeting on December 7, 2013 (details to be announced)...
October 8, 2013 10:31 AM
CALIFORNIA - 12th Annual CORVA Southern Jamboree UPDATE
This just in from the folks over at the California Off-Road Vehicle Association (CORVA). It seems that the government shutdown is affecting everyone and this event is no exception. The venue for the 12th Annual CORVA Southern Jamboree is being changed because of the government shutdown. We've posted the updated information below. Don't forget,...

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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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