Wednesday, Apr. 23, 2014

Posts tagged "Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest"
Environmental groups challenge USFS ATV stance

Environmental groups challenge USFS ATV stance

By Marcy Stamper

A recent policy interpretation by the forest supervisor allowing ATVs to use roads in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest “is unlawful and should be reversed immediately,” argue two environmental organizations in a letter to the supervisor, Mike Balboni.

In a letter sent last week …

ATV access: What does it mean?

ATV access: What does it mean?

By Marcy Stamper
Although more than 240 people — 29 in Okanogan County — have obtained the state’s new license for riding specially equipped all-terrain vehicles on roads, confusion persists about where people can legally operate their ATVs. Recent decisions by …
Forest Service decides to allow ATVs on its roads

Forest Service decides to allow ATVs on its roads

By Marcy Stamper
All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) will be permitted to use roads in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest, as long as …

Community briefs: Jan. 29, 2014

This week's briefs include: Women’s retreat, Interpreter at Room One, Deadline for chili & salsa entries, Forest Service seeks firefighters, Donations needed for kids’ book swap, Course on farming and What about spring?
New supervisor for Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest

New supervisor for Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest

By Ann McCreary
Meet the new forest supervisor, Michael Balboni