Washington Newsletter

May 2019

In this issue:

  • Bernhardt Confirmation
  • Land and Water Conservation Fund
  • Steens Mountain, Oregon
  • DOI Reorganization

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Recent Action Alerts

ARRA frequently calls on its supporters to contact state and federal officials or their Members of Congress about issues that affect access to public lands. Below is a list of ARRA’s recent Action Alerts. Be sure to submit your comments on alerts that are marked “active” as your help is still needed on these issues! Please bear in mind that this is a comprehensive list of alerts, meaning that some alerts may only be commented on by people who live in a particular state or district. Please sign up to receive emails allowing you to timely comment to state and federal officials or your Members of Congress and help secure public lands access!

March 6, 2018

ARRA members are being asked to contact their Senators and urge the prompt confirmation of Buerkle.

February 13, 2018

ARRA members in Wyoming are asked to urge Congresswoman Liz Cheney (R-WY) to support H.R. 3400, the “Recreation Not Red-Tape Act” (RNR Act).

January 31, 2018

ARRA members in New Mexico are being asked to urge their State Senator to restore dedicated funding to the Trail Safety Fund. 

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Other News

October 2, 2018

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources will hold an open house to discuss the future planning of “Wolf Den Run,” Maryland’s newest state park.

June 15, 2018

Great Outdoors Month® is in full swing! We invite you to celebrate with ARRA by sharing your favorite photos and stories of recreating on public lands.

March 5, 2018

Learn about the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) which is a coalition of America’s leading outdoor recreation trade associations

February 12, 2018

Once again ARRA is participating in the Coalition for Recreational Trails annual awards for stellar projects that utilized Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funding.

January 3, 2018

We wanted to give you a reminder about the 2018 fee free days offered for recreation sites under the management of the National Park Service and the U.S. Forest Service.

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