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Elko Recreation Study: Wilderness Study Areas

Posted at 11 August, 2014, 5:42 pm

Elko residents, you are invited to share your opinions about the benefits of recreating in Wilderness Study Areas in Elko County. Your input will help the Bureau of Land Management as it prepares to update the Resource Management Plan (RMP) for the BLM Elko District. The Great Basin Institute (GBI) will be holding a series of informal discussions in August and September to give people a chance to express their desires and expectations regarding Wilderness Study Area management in the future.


GBI Partner Feature: California Trail Interpretive Center

Posted at 23 July, 2014, 11:18 am

If you’re visiting the Great Basin Institute’s website, you probably have a notion of how rich in natural resources and outdoor recreational opportunities the state of Nevada is, but maybe you’re not as familiar with the Silver (or Sagebrush, or Battle Born) State’s history? Well, luckily for the intrepid academic or the casually curious, Elko, […]