November 26, 2013
On December 3 Senator Mark Udall will announce legislation to protect Browns Canyon. CWF has long supported protection for Browns Canyon. See Senator Udall's Media Advisory below.
U.S. SENATOR MARK UDALL Armed Services, Energy and Natural Resources, and Intelligence Committees **MEDIA ADVISORY** DECEMBER 3: Udall to Unveil Legislation to Establish Browns Canyon National Monument, Wilderness Area Bill Will Highlight Nation's Most Popular Whitewater Rafting River TUESDAY, December 3, 2013, Mark Udall will join local businesses, sportsmen and outdoor recreation groups in Chaffee County to announce his imminent introduction of legislation to establish a Browns Canyon National Monument. Udall's announcement follows months of working with Chaffee County leaders, residents and businesses to develop common-sense, community-centered legislation<http://ct.symplicity.com/t/muv/e127d808b72b132b904e4910fa16eb82/2203322066/realurl=http:/www.flickr.com/photos/senatormarkudall/sets/72157633248621289/> to preserve the area's unique mix of exciting whitewater, wildlife, and wilderness recreation while also supporting jobs and economic development. This event will take place Tuesday, December 3: 11 a.m. MT Udall will announce the introduction of his grassroots bill to establish a Browns Canyon National Monument and Wilderness Area. Where: Noah's Ark Whitewater Rafting Company, 23910 U.S. Highway 285 in Nathrop Please contact Mike Saccone at 202-224-4334.