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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
California Desert District Office
 
Release Date: 03/04/13
Contacts: David Briery, (951) 697-5220    
  Steve Razo, (951) 697-5217    
News Release No. CA-CDD-13-33

BLM Ridgecrest to File California State Parks Grant Application


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Ridgecrest Field Office (RFO) is submitting a grant application to the California State Parks Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division (OHMVRD) to help manage off-highway vehicle (OHV) recreation opportunities on public lands.  The RFO is requesting funding for operations and maintenance, law enforcement, planning, and restoration and is inviting public comments on its preliminary grant application. 

The preliminary application will be available on the OHMVRD’s website, www.ohv.parks.ca.gov/, for review and comment from Tuesday, March 5 through Monday, April 1.  The division’s website will provide detailed instructions for accessing the preliminary application and submitting comments.  Please note that comments must be submitted via email to both the OHMVRD and the RFO.  Comments to the RFO should be submitted to Dana Jacobs, OHV Grant Administrator, at dajacobs@blm.gov.

Copies of the grant application will be available after March 5 at the BLM's RFO, as well as at the BLM California Desert District Office in Moreno Valley, the state office in Sacramento, and on the BLM's website, www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/prog/recreation.html

For more information, please contact Dana Jacobs, Ridgecrest Outdoor Recreation Planner/OHV Grants Administrator at (760) 384-5442, or Craig Beck, Recreation/Wilderness Branch Supervisor at (760) 384-5440.




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Last updated: 03-05-2013