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TEXAS - NPS Proposes New Special Regulation for OHVs on Lake Meredith NRA

March 17, 2015 8:32 PM

TEXAS - NPS Proposes New Special Regulation for OHVs on Lake Meredith NRA

Greetings BRC Action Alert Subscribers,

The National Park Service proposes to amend its special regulations for Lake Meredith National Recreation Area to require permits to operate motor vehicles off roads, designated areas and routes where motor vehicles may be used off roads, create management zones that would further manage this activity, and establish camping, operational, and vehicle requirements. These changes would allow off-road vehicle use for recreation while reducing associated impacts to resources. Unless authorized by special regulation, operating a motor vehicle off roads within areas of the National Park System is prohibited.

Comments must be received by May 4, 2015.

You may submit comments, identified by the Regulation Identifier Number (RIN) 1024-AD86, by any of the following methods:

Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
Mail: Superintendent, Lake Meredith National Recreation Area, P.O. Box 1460, Fritch, TX 79036.
Hand Deliver to: Superintendent, Lake Meredith National Recreation Area, 419 E. Broadway, Fritch, TX 79036.

Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name and RIN for this rulemaking. Comments received will be posted without change to -http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.

For additional information contact, Robert Maguire, Superintendent, Lake Meredith National Recreation Area, Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument, P.O. Box 1460, Fritch, Texas 79036-1460, by phone at 806-857-
3151, or by email at Robert_Maguire@nps.gov or visit http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=NPS-2015-0001-0001.

Thanks in advance and, as always, if you have any questions or concerns, please contact BRC.

Ric Foster
Public Lands Department Manager
BlueRibbon Coalition
208-237-1008 ext 107
 

The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC) is a national non-profit organization that champions responsible recreation and encourages a strong conservation ethic and individual stewardship, while providing leadership in efforts to keep outdoor recreation alive and well -- all sports; all trails. With members in all 50 states, BRC is focused on building enthusiast involvement with organizational efforts through membership, outreach, education
and collaboration among recreationists.
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