Grand Junction • Entered by Su Joffrion on March 28, 2021
Zoom meetings on CORE and Wilderness Society
February 1, 2021
Participants and Hours
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Key Issue: Wilderness & Monument Designation/Protection
Activity Type: Trainings (WALTS, CAREs/GLOWs, research, conferences, workshops, etc.)
Short Description of Activity
Attend weekly CORE Act meetings and one meeting with Representative Neguse, The Wilderness Society, and others Statewide.
The CORE Act has passed out of both Senate and House committees with bipartisan support. Wilderness: The bill designates 31,725 acres of new wilderness areas near Telluride, Norwood, Ouray, and Ridgway, and adds nearly 23,000 acres to the existing Lizard Head and Mount Sneffels Wilderness Areas.