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National Legislative Update-Good News on Clear Creek

March 15, 2016 3:50 PM

The BlueRibbon Coalition/Sharetrails.org (BRC) wants to thank all members of the OHV community who have worked hard over the last 5 years to help create a legislative proposal (H.R. 1838) to reopen the BLM's Clear Creek Recreation Area near Hollister, California. According to an announcement from the House Committee on Natural Resources, H.R. 1838 (the bill to reopen Clear Creek to OHV use) will get a markup on March 16, 2016.

GOOD NEWS ON CLEAR CREEK

Dear BRC Action Alert Subscriber,

The BlueRibbon Coalition/Sharetrails.org (BRC) wants to thank all members of the OHV community who have worked hard over the last 5 years to help create a legislative proposal (H.R. 1838) to reopen the BLM's Clear Creek Recreation Area near Hollister, California.

According to an announcement from the House Committee on Natural Resources, H.R. 1838 (the bill to reopen Clear Creek to OHV use) will get a markup on March 16, 2016.  The legislation will establish the Clear Creek National Recreation Area in San Benito and Fresno Counties, California, to designate the Joaquin Rocks Wilderness in such counties, to designate additional components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes. "Clear Creek National Recreation Area and Conservation Act."

BRC looks forward to working in collaboration with our partners to see that H.R. 1838 gets enacted in 2016.  Stay tuned for more updates on this important legislative effort.

LINK TO ANNOUNCEMENT

LINK TO OHV GROUP LETTER OF SUPPORT

Thanks,

Don Amador
Western Representative
BlueRibbon Coalition
925-625-6287
 

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.- www.sharetrails.org

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