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letter to Utah Governor HB37

January 27, 2014

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From USAC: January 23, 2014 Governor Gary Herbert 350 North State Street, Suite 200 PO Box 142220 Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-2220 Dear Governor Herbert, Congratulations, Governor, on receiving the 2014 ‘Friend of the Industry’ award. It is clear that you have made a substantial commitment to furthering the Outdoor Industry in Utah, and making it […]

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COME JOIN US ON TUESDAY!

January 13, 2014

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  ATTENTION UTAH COUNTY – COME JOIN US ON TUESDAY! Speaker Becky Lockhart will be hosting all of Utah County’s Representatives and Senators for a town hall meeting. If you live in Utah County, we need you at this event to show your support for HB37. A series of talking points about our legislative compromise can […]

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Update from USAC

October 8, 2013

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USAC (Utah Steam Access Coalition) sends a news letter once and while and this message was sent today.  If you are not subscribed to the news letter then get on it! This issue is ours to Win.   The next Legislative Session begins on January 27th. So why are we contacting you so early? The […]

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Video Contest

September 7, 2013

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  It’s video contest time!!! Anglers, paddlers, water users – we know you’ve been affected by our limited stream access. As the old adage goes, if a picture is worth a thousand words, then how much more would a video say? Utah Stream Access Coalition is proud to be hosting a Fall Video Contest for you to […]

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Update from the Utah Stream Access Coalition

February 20, 2013

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Latest news from USAC. We Did it!! Legislative Update Last Friday was a win for stream access in Utah. Over 400 people showed up at the Capitol steps to support our cause. Objective number one was accomplished: HB 68 was withdrawn from consideration by the Legislature. It was your calls, your emails and letters, and […]

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Rally at Capitol was a hit

February 18, 2013

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Last Friday was the rally at the State Capitol opposing HB68.  We met up on the Capitol steps at 10am.  We were able to listen to representatives from USAC as well as Rep. Dixon M. Pitcher which is helping USAC draft a bill to combat HB68.  This bill I have heard will reflect language that has been adopted […]

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Rally it UP!!

February 9, 2013

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see full event details at USAC Facebook page UTAH RALLY FOR PUBLIC WATER ACCESS Salt Lake City, Utah – Utah Stream Access Coalition will be holding a Press Conference and Rally to fight the proposed House Bill68 and to support a new bill (yet to be numbered) sponsored be Rep. Dixon M. Pitcher to offer Compromise. We […]

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USAC Update, URGENT!!

January 28, 2013

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The 2013 legislative session starts TODAY! It is URGENT that we all contact our Representatives right NOW to   OPPOSE HB68!! The assault on public stream access has already begun behind closed doors! House Bill 68 [HB68] WILL lock down Utah’s public waters to private interests. TODAY is the time to make a final stand. […]

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Utah Stream Access Coalition Update: 2012 & 2013 Outlook.

January 24, 2013

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Conservation – USAC The Utah Stream Access Coalition is a group we have followed, supported, and admired since its inception.  They are a great group striving to get Utah’s anglers access to it’s fine fisheries. We just wanted to give an update of what they’ve seen happen in 2012 and the outlook for 2013.   […]

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Support USAC, Buy a shirt!

November 27, 2012

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The fight for Utah’s water is still going on.  We all need to do what we can to help out this fight.  With the theme of “Giving Tuesday” check out a way you can all support USAC. Good Morning, You have made thus far since Thanksgiving Thursday. With Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday […]

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Court Makes Ruling

May 22, 2012

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Yesterday afternoon we got word from the Utah Stream Access Coalition that the Utah Court made a key ruling in favor of public access to Utah Streams.  We have been waiting a couple months for this ruling and we are ecstatic it was leaning in our favor.  I have read a few different articles on the […]

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Utah Stream Access Coalition Update

January 9, 2012

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I hope this year we can make some serious progress in the war we are in for our water rights.  I always keep tabs on the USAC and what they are doing because they are such a vital part in our battle.  The USAC has already done so much for not only fly fisherman but […]

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Making Progress

September 21, 2011

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There is really no way we can all give the necessary recognition and appreciation to the Utah Stream Access Coalition for all they have done.  Please remember the Concert to benefit the Utah Stream Access Coalition (USAC) coming up on October 5th.  Even though the USAC is making great progress we need to keep supporting the fight.   This news was […]

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Concert to benefit the USAC

September 1, 2011

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Concert to benefit the Utah Stream Access Coalition

      Help protect the public’s RIGHT to access Utah’s Rivers & Streams   A Night of Rock and Roll and Fish Porn with a benefit Show featuring Royal Bliss.  Enjoy Pre-Concert Flyfishing Films and all proceeds will be donated to Utah Stream Access Coalition. Concert to benefit the Utah Stream Access Coalition (USAC) Tag-Line: Rock’N’Roll […]

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Donation to USAC = free pair of Korkers

April 7, 2011

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Taken from utahstreamaccess.org $300 donation to USAC = FREE pair of Korkers Limited Edition Darkness boots   For almost 3 years we’ve battled on the front lines of Utah stream access. Only a few companies rushed into lend a hand, one of which was Korkers. Over the years Korkers and members of the USAC have […]

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Show me the money!!

March 16, 2011

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We as a fly fishing, fishing and water using people need to step it up! While I attended the Fly Fishing Film Tour last week Steve Schmidt from Western Rivers Flyfisher stood up to let us know we haven’t done enough, in regards to money donations, to help fund this cause. There is a law […]

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March Stream Access Raffle – Western Rivers Fly Fisher

February 24, 2011

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Update!!! Info on the raffle is changing and we will post the new information as soon as it comes available.  Sorry to post about it and now take down the details but like I mentioned we will post the update ASAP.      

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The Lawsuit is here!!

November 14, 2010

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We have followed this for the last year and now The Utah Stream Access Coalition has filed a lawsuit against a controversial water bill that was passed earlier this year.  Below is the article about this also a link to The Utah Stream Access Coalition’s Facebook page.  Please check out the Facebook page and get […]

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