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May 12, 2014 3:21 PM
POCATELLO, ID (May 12, 2014) - The BlueRibbon Coalition, following member demand, recently launched its new quarterly publication, descriptively titled "The BlueRibbon Coalition UPDATE."  This small newsletter is only the first step in BRC's efforts to address the desire of many of its members for a physical method of communication, as...
May 12, 2014 3:09 PM
Subcommittee to Hold Legislative Hearing on Clear Creek National Recreation Area
The House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation will hold a legislative hearing on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, on six bills, including H.R. 1776 , the "Clear Creek National Recreation Area and Conservation Act," a bill that would establish the Clear Creek National Recreation Area in San Benito and Fresno Counties.
May 8, 2014 9:51 AM
IDAHO - Sawtooth NF Announces Big Wood Travel Management Plan Open House
The Sawtooth National Recreation Area is evaluating public access and summer travel opportunities within the Big Wood River watershed. The public is invited to participate in the planning process by attending a public meeting May 22, 2014, at the Sawtooth National Recreation Area Headquarters office, 5 North Fork Road, Ketchum, Idaho 83340. A...
May 7, 2014 11:05 AM
COLORADO- BLM Extends Comment Period for Norwood-Burn Canyon Comprehensive Trave
If you didn't have the time to comment on the Norwood/Burn Canyon Trail Proposal, (see BRC's previous alert), you now have additional time. The Bureau of Land Management's Uncompahgre Field Office has extended the public comment period for the preliminary Norwood-Burn Canyon Comprehensive Travel Management Plan Environmental Assessment due to...
May 6, 2014 3:13 PM
ARIZONA - Tonto National Forest Announced Forest Plan Revision Public Meetings S
The public is invited to participate in a series of meetings ("Community Forums") focused on the assessment of existing conditions and trends on the Tonto National Forest as part of its Land and Resource Management Plan Revision ("Forest Plan") process. The four-year revision process involves three phases: Assessment of forest resource conditions...
May 5, 2014 1:59 PM
COLORADO - Norwood/Burn Canyon Trail Proposal Not Good for Motorized Users
BRC just received an urgent Action Alert from the Colorado Off Highway Vehicle Coalition (COHVCO) with regards to the Norwood/Burn Canyon Trail Proposal. BRC concurs with our friends at the Colorado Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition and the Trail Preservation Alliance and stands with them in strong support for Alternative 2. BRC also stands in...
May 2, 2014 10:45 AM
MONTANA - Flathead National Forest to Host Forest Plan Revision Open House
The Flathead National Forest will be hosting a Forest Plan Revision Open-House on May 7, 2014, from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at the Swan Valley Community Hall in Condon, Montana. The purpose of the meeting is to provide an opportunity for people to give specific comments and recommendations that they would like to see considered in the plan revision...
May 1, 2014 11:36 AM
COLORADO- BLM Seeks Comments on Norwood-Burn Canyon Comprehensive Travel Managem
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Uncompahgre Field Office is seeking public comments on the preliminary Norwood-Burn Canyon Comprehensive Travel Management Plan Environmental Assessment (EA). The preliminary EA analyzes four alternatives for an inter-connecting trail system on about 9,850 acres of public land managed by the BLM, about three...
April 30, 2014 3:30 AM
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Idaho Gives Day 2014
POCATELLO, ID (April 30, 2014 ) - The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC), a leading advocate for recreational access to public lands, announces its official participation in the Idaho Non-Profit Center's second annual "Idaho Gives" day, which will take place on May 1, 2014. The Center hopes to build on the success of last year's inaugural, statewide...
April 29, 2014 10:02 AM
OREGON - Wallowa-Whitman Hosts Public Meeting in Unity, OR
The Wallowa-Whitman National Forest will be hosting a public meeting on May 1, 2014, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at the Community Hall in Unity, Oregon. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss and share information about Forest projects and activities, and general information about the Proposed Revised Land Management Plan and Draft Environmental Impact...

The BlueRibbon Coalition is a national non-profit organization dedicated to protecting responsible recreational access to public lands and waters. We want to keep your land open for use, whether you recreate on a mountain bike, snowmobile, motorcycle, personal watercraft, ATV, four-wheel drive, horse, or your hiking boots.

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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