Recreation Trail Program (RTP) Updates; SFWDA & Forest Service Meeting

Recreation Trail Program (RTP) Updates; SFWDA & Forest Service Meeting

This past week several SFWDA volunteers met with the National Forest Service Ranger and Engineering Manager representative; Valencia Morris regarding the design and construction parameters in building new trails at Beasley Knob OHV area.

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Forest Service photography in Wilderness Areas, article from ARRA

Forest Service photography in Wilderness Areas, article from ARRA

The Forest Service recently encountered a firestorm of protest from a constituency that generally hasn’t been opposed to the agency’s management of wilderness areas.  That all changed when the agency floated a proposed rule that would require news agencies to pay a fee and get a permit to cover news stories in designated wilderness areas.

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We are both proud and excited to announce our newest Club - Rock Corps 4x4 out of Marion, NC

We are both proud and excited to announce our newest Club - Rock Corps 4x4 out of Marion, NC

We are very pleased to announce that our newest 4x4 club to join SFWDA for the very first time is Rock Corps 4x4 out of Marion, NC. We are in our 6th year since we formed. They started out with six guys, just looking for somewhere local to wheel.

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BRC- Land Use Update "NORTH CAROLINA - Forest Service to Host Trail Strategy Meeting"

BRC- Land Use Update "NORTH CAROLINA - Forest Service to Host Trail Strategy Meeting"

The National Forests in North Carolina have announced that they will host a workshop on September 18, 2014, to address management of non-motorized and motorized recreation trails across the Uwharrie National Forest. The meeting will be held 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Garner Center, 210 Burnette St., Troy, North Carolina.

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