Recently, the Oregon State Marine Board received a petition to ban personal watercraft access on the Salmon River just north of Lincoln City, Oregon. The request, submitted by a pack of environmental groups, uses the same old worn out false claims that your public access to your public waterways is somehow detrimental to the ecosystem. They even attempt to use a 25 year old discredited study comparing the python infested swamps of south Florida to costal Oregon.
Never Quit Challenge" four-day journey in September will cover California coastline from Morro Bay to San Diego.
The Eastern PA River Runners
2014 Operation Helping Hero’s Freedom Ride
July 12th, 2014
Rain Date: July 13th 2014
The Eastern PA River Runners, a local charter club of The American Watercraft Association, along with Keller Williams Realty Elite, serving all Eastern Pa. Counties out of West Lawn, Pa. and Ray’s Yamaha, Polaris, Victory out of Reading, Pa. are proud to team with The Family & Friends For Freedom Fund Inc. to raise money for this wonderful organization that aids in the recovery of our combat wounded Marines and servicemen and women from all branches of the armed forces recovering at Bethesda Naval Hospital, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and other hospitals in the surrounding regions.
Now is the time to speak up for access to your public waterways.
It is essential that your voice is heard in the public comments phase at Gulf Islands National Seashore.
As you know, due to a frivolous lawsuit brought by radical environmentalists, the National Park Service (NPS) was forced to waste taxpayer money in order to review public access for personal watercraft at Gulf Islands. Thus far, public scoping meetings were held last month. AWA represented all PWC riders at these events, and made plain our commitment to free and equal access to your public waters.