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Outdoor Industry Association asks Governor Herbert to Stop Attacks on Public Lands

Posted August 1, 2012 by Jane Whalen

The outdoor industry brings millions of dollars to Utah each year. The Outdoor Retailer convention in Salt Lake City brings $40 million to our state annually. Isn’t it time for our state to welcome these dollars rather than force them out with frivolous lawsuits? Here is a statement from the Outdoor Industry Association that was… Read more »

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Snow Canyon 1998 Resource Management Plan

Posted July 18, 2012 by Jane Whalen

As you know, since last February there have been on-going discussions by local officials to transfer Snow Canyon State Park to Washington County. Frustratingly, until now, these discussions have not included the public and citizens have been left in the dark about what was happening. Friends of Snow Canyon (FoSC) has been working diligently to… Read more »

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Who Should Manage Snow Canyon

Posted June 5, 2012 by Tom Butine

Local officials are looking to take over management of Snow Canyon State Park. The problem is, local citizens have not had a seat at the table for these discussions. Read more here about what is happening and stay tuned to see how you can get involved. Who should run Snow Canyon SL Trib 6.4.12

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Arizona Shows Some Sense in Public Lands

Posted May 17, 2012 by Jane Whalen

Arizona avoids Utah’s mistake of committing millions in taxpayer dollars to try and take back public lands. It is time for Utah leaders to show the same common sense and stop this frivolous lawsuit. Brewer sets a limit _ The Salt Lake Tribune

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Dedication of Beaver Dam Wash and Red Cliffs National Conservation Areas

Posted May 2, 2012 by Jane Whalen

The public is invited to a dedication ceremony for the Beaver Dam Wash and Red Cliffs National Conservation Areas. Join us Monday, May 7 2:45 at the Tuacahn Amphitheater. For more information on this event click here.

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Rob Bishop Has Quiver of Pointless Arrows- The Spectrum

Posted April 12, 2012 by Jane Whalen

Bishop Has Quiver of Pointless Arrows – The Spectrum

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CDF Comments on UDOT Proposed Study

Posted February 1, 2012 by Jane Whalen

CDF Comments on UDOT Proposed Study

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Western values

Posted December 27, 2011 by admin

Republicans say they’re speaking for Westerners when fighting wildlands policies, but they need to look at the actual views of those in the West. By Walter E. Hecox and Mark Barna Posted: 04/17/2011 01:00:00 AM MDT Last month, Republican lawmakers participated in hearings in Washington with U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management officials… Read more »

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