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September 9, 2014 3:29 PM
NATIONAL - Public Listening Sessions on BLM Planning 2.0 Initiative Slated for D
As part of its ongoing effort to improve the management of the nation's public lands by working more efficiently with the public and partners, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold two public listening sessions on its Planning 2.0 initiative in Denver and Sacramento during October. Both meetings will provide an overview of the effort as...
September 9, 2014 11:57 AM
(Staff Column)
(BRC Western Representative)
As National Forests throughout the country begin their Forest Plan Revision efforts, BRC believes that commitment by the OHV community to remain engaged with their particular Forest(s) during this and subsequent programmatic and site-specific planning efforts is critically important.
September 8, 2014 9:27 AM
Attention Members! The BlueRibbon Coalition 2014 Board of Directors Election is coming up. This year's board election will include three current board members standing for re-election (Joni Mogstad, Todd Ockert and John "JP" Parrinello). More information on these outstanding candidates is available below this announcement. Final voting will be...
September 4, 2014 10:38 AM
(press release)
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POCATELLO, ID (September 4, 2014) -- The BlueRibbon Coalition is seeking an Executive Director to lead the organization which champions responsible use of public lands and land access for outdoor recreation. The Executive Director is hired  by the BlueRibbon Coalition Board of Directors and serves as a full time, salaried BlueRibbon Coalition...
September 4, 2014 8:26 AM
Yellowstone Announces Lottery for New Non-Commercially Guided Snowmobile Access
On September 3, 2014, Yellowstone National Park announced that through the www.recreation.gov  website a public lottery will start on September 3rd to determine the trip dates for Non-Commercially Guide Leaders wanting to visit Yellowstone this coming winter season (2014-2015). The lottery will remain open until October 3, 2014.  Please see...
September 3, 2014 8:39 AM
CALIFORNIA - Inyo, Sequoia and Sierra National Forests Announce Scoping Public W
The U.S. Forest Service has just published their Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) that, when completed, will revise forest plans for the Inyo, Sequoia and Sierra National Forests. The NOI will also have information on the purpose and need for this action along with the agency's proposed action. The final...
August 28, 2014 4:28 PM
BRC UTAH LAND USE UPDATE-Help Stop Massive Land Grab in Utah!
Immediate Action Requested - Recently more than a dozen Senators sent a letter to President Obama urging him to designate 1.8 million acres of red rock lands surrounding Canyonlands National Park in Utah as a national monument. None of these Senators are from Utah and only two are even from western states. Signatories were Senato
August 19, 2014 4:56 PM
BRC BRINGS NEW SUIT TO RESTORE TRAIL ACCESS - WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT
Recently, The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC) filed a complaint against the Federal government to challenge the arbitrary closure of, "Trail 38," a high value single-track motorcycle trail in Wyoming. The BRC Legal Program is representing a local AMA District club and local users in the case. "Though the trail mileage is small, the stakes are high,"...
August 18, 2014 10:54 AM
ARIZONA - Tonto NF Extends Comment Period for Travel Management Project DEIS
The Tonto National Forest has announced that the comment period for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Travel Management Project, originally scheduled to end on August 18, 2014, has been extended to September 17, 2014. You can review a copy of the DEIS at public libraries in Globe, Cave Creek, Payson, Young, and select Mesa...
August 15, 2014 9:51 AM
WASHINGTON - Olympic NF Seeks Input on Identifying a Sustainable Road System
The Olympic National Forest is hosting three final open houses asking the public to share the areas and roads they use on the Forest. This information will help the Forest identify a financially sustainable road system that meets diverse access needs, minimizes environmental harm, and is safe and dependable because it is scaled to available...

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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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