PUBLIC LANDS: OUR INDUSTRY, OUR ISSUE, OUR FIGHT. WHAT ARE (AND WHAT AREN’T) PUBLIC LANDS?

PUBLIC LANDS: OUR INDUSTRY, OUR ISSUE, OUR FIGHT. WHAT ARE (AND WHAT AREN’T) PUBLIC LANDS? Of the 2.27 billion acres of total land mass in the United States, the federal government manages about 640 million acres, predominantly concentrated in 12 Western states including Alaska. By comparison, state- and locally managed lands total about 217 million acres. The questions of who’s …

IMBA SUPPORTS BIPARTISAN BILL TO IMPROVE TRAIL ACCESS ON PUBLIC LAND

IMBA SUPPORTS BIPARTISAN BILL TO IMPROVE TRAIL ACCESS ON PUBLIC LAND Contact Eleanor Blick IMBA Communications Manager (720) 900-4622   (Boulder, Colo. July 27, 2017) On July 26, Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Representative Rob Bishop (R-UT) introduced the bipartisan Recreation-Not-Red-Tape Act (RNR), a bill the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) enthusiastically supports as it aims to improve mountain biking …