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---IMPORTANT!!!!!!!! LOSING OUR DESERT (Johnson Valley OHV)!!! need your help

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by desert guy, Aug 13, 2012.

  1. desert guy

    desert guy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I know some of you do not live in southern California. But this is very important and we can use all the help we can get ASAP!

    There has been an on-going fight for years to close LUCERNE VALLEY and the famous area and special event known as "King of the Hammers"
    It is also a spot we use for desert racing and desert runs.
    Please check this link and make the phone calls to your local politicians. Once its gone it will never come back. If you care, do your part to help.

    Thanks

    http://www.race-dezert.com/home/7-days-to-save-the-hammers-your-help-is-needed-33323.html
     
  2. MightyMouse-SCT

    MightyMouse-SCT Well-Known Member

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    Damn military has been going after it for awhile now . Didn't they just cut size ( military ) .. Them sob's . If they acquire Johnson valley that would be crushing .
     
  3. desert guy

    desert guy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I know! Its been a tough battle for years
    Hopefully people will help and do there part
     
  4. MightyMouse-SCT

    MightyMouse-SCT Well-Known Member

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    Hopefully we can get Romney in and hopefully he gives a shit . If not . Well.............. Fack!
     
  5. blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    I am AZ resident, will they listen to me?
     
  6. jjew18

    jjew18 the Nightman cometh!

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    Added extra awesomeness to its original awesomeness.
    x2 except Texas, or do they just want to hear from locals?
     
  7. blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    i was gonna call but read the FB comments and some say the legislators wont even talk to them if they werent in their zone/area
     
  8. desert guy

    desert guy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Doesnt matter where you are from. We appreciate the support from everyone
    Just say you are from cali if you have to.
    Last time I checked, politicians are not to honest themselves
     
  9. MightyMouse-SCT

    MightyMouse-SCT Well-Known Member

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    If they got ahold of Johnson / Lucerne. What would you guys estimate that would hit us as so cal'rs . 1/4 ?
     
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    Sorry as far as our desert ohv / froading . Like a 1/4 of it
     
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    Lucario Runner Resident SUV racer

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    I'll do my part, as little as it is, and hopefully it'll be of some help.
     
  12. BAMFTACO

    BAMFTACO Pabst Blue Ribbon on ice

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    Dam that's bummer if they get rid of the hammers
     
  13. MightyMouse-SCT

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    Yeah that would be a huge blow . They are already closing camp grounds and putting gates more and more on trails . I guess soon we'll be driving out to Arizona . I need some Arizona friends lol
     
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    Done with the 1st phone call to list my opposition. On to the next one tomorrow.
     
  15. TacomaBuzz

    TacomaBuzz Manual Transmission Enthusiast

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    Negative, let's leave politics (and speculation) out of here!
     
  16. MightyMouse-SCT

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    True but we all know the present wants to close everything
     
  17. MonkeyProof

    MonkeyProof Power Top

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    You visit johnson valley right? Everyone has a voice
     
  18. MonkeyProof

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    BLM will have to by law redigsinate the surrounding areas aroind Barstow and Lucerne Valley from "open access" to "restricted access" closing off many areas and trails. Simply because there will not ne enough leftover land to support open access.
     
  19. tostidos

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    I faxed in! I wont even be able to use my truck when i get home :(
     
  20. MonkeyProof

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    Riiight...go talk to the Arizona peeps and ask them how many choice wheeling spots that have been recently closed off.
     
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