Wow, Holy Mackeral the war is heating up.
Feds asked to take over 2,200 sq. miles by "100 outdoor-recreation" groups (insert environmental extremists) to prevent "rampant off-road vehicle abuse"!! http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2012/1...utah-monument/
With Congress refusing to move any land-protection bills, environmental extremists are reaching out to Obama, who can use his presidential authority after reelection to designate a monument on his own.
From the Sierra Club to Great Old Broads for Wilderness complained to Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar in 2011 about "rampant off-road-vehicle abuse."
Director of Environmental Affairs
United Four Wheel Drive Association