Broadcaster, formerly "ashergrey"
- May 5, 2012
The Outdoor Industry Association plans to ask President Obama to declare a Greater Canyonlands National Monument. Here's the press release teaser:
On Tuesday, November 13th, the Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) and more than 100 outdoor recreation related businesses will send a letter to President Obama urging him to protect Greater Canyonlands, the 1.4 million acre region of publicly-owned wildlands surrounding Canyonlands National Park in southern Utah as a national monument.
A public conference call will provide additional information.
When: Tuesday, November 13, 2012 from 11-11:30 am MT (1-1:30 pm ET)
Who: Peter Metcalf, CEO and President, Black Diamond Equipment, Salt Lake City, UT.
Craig Mackey, Director of Recreation Policy, OIA, Boulder, CO.
Ashley Korenblat, President, Western Spirit Cycling, Moab, UT.
To read the full text of the letter from OIA to President Obama and to view a full list of signatories, visit: http://www.pitchengine.com/blackdia...roclaim-greater-canyonlands-national-monument