CWF supports CORE Act bill

February 2, 2019

 CWF supports the CORE (Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act) Act bill (S.241) introduced by Senator Bennet and in the House by Rep. Neguse.

The bill:

"Protects nearly 100,000 acres along the Continental Divide and designates the first-ever National Historic Landscape around Camp Hale."

"Withdraws about 200,000 acres from future oil and gas development, while preserving existing private property rights for leaseholders."

"Formally establishes the boundary for the Curecanti National Recreation Area Boundary and improves coordination among land management agencies."

"Protects nearly 62,000 acres in the San Juan Mountains and designates two fourteeners, Mount Sneffels and Wilson Peak, as wilderness." 

 

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