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Sustainable ATV Trails; Keeping water and soil healthy with sediment control

Recently published online, is a website linked to the USFS outlining the basics of sustainable trails and lists of resources. While aimed at ATV, the message is the same for 4×4 trails. http://www.fs.fed.us/t-d/atv_trails_site/index.html learn about the relationship between soil and … Continue reading

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Public meeting August 16 on Johnson Valley changes

From the Bureau of Land Management Representatives from the Bureau of Land Management and the Marine Corps will host a Resource Management Group meeting about the changes in land use in the Johnson Valley Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Area at the … Continue reading

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UFWDA 2014 Four Wheeler of the Year

Jeff Bates – Past – President of the Grand Mesa Jeep Club (a member club of Colorado Four Wheel Drive Association and UFWDA) is the 2014 Four Wheeler of the Year. Awarded annually by United Four Wheel Drive Associations Inc. … Continue reading

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UFWDA recognize dedication to managing our environment.

United Four Wheel Drive Associations Inc. (UFWDA) were delighted to award their 2014 Environmental Affairs Four Wheeler of the Year Award to Chris Brower of the Carolina Trail Blazers Club (a Southern Four Wheel Drive Association and UFWDA member club) … Continue reading

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A holiday weekend read

Be amongst the first readers of a new ‘glossy’ online 4×4 adventure magazine from Australia. http://www.unsealed4x4.com.au/issue001/#1

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BLM writing aggressive plan to save Gunnison sage grouse in Colo., Utah Scott Streater, E&E reporter Greenwire: Monday, June 16, 2014 The Bureau of Land Management is developing a sweeping plan to protect the Gunnison sage grouse in Colorado and … Continue reading

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2014 BFG Outstanding Trails Winners

BFGoodrich® Tires, in collaboration with United Four Wheel Drive Associations (UFWDA) and Blue Ribbon Coalition, today announced the winners of the 2014 Outstanding Trails program.  Nominated for uniqueness, terrain type and enthusiast following, the trails selected for this year’s program … Continue reading

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April 2014 eNews

Drive on the Beach of Cape Hatteras National Seashore PA Jeeps Scholarship Fund AMA update on Johnson Valley A Successful Day on Capitol Hill – TN OHV & SFWDA in action VA4WDA 2014 Annual Meeting Recreation Community Urges Recreation Enhancement, … Continue reading

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Epic decision for Glamis sand recreation

Barely a month following argument, U.S. District Judge Susan Illston of the U.S. Northern District Court of California yesterday issued a long-awaited decision on the 2013 ISDRA management plan, ruling almost entirely on the side of the Bureau of Land … Continue reading

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Recreational Trails Program support needed

There is a wonderful opportunity to boost awareness of and support for the Recreational Trails Program within the United States Senate.  However, we have to take action immediately!  U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Jim Risch (R-ID), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and … Continue reading

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