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Dr. Rob Atwill Speaks During BCHA’s April 2015 National Board Meeting in Sacramento, California.
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Dr. Rob Atwill of the University of California-Davis was a fantastic guest speaker during BCHA’s recent National Board Meeting held in Sacramento. He summarized the latest science that demonstrates native mammals, including squirrels and marmot, are far more likely to be the source of water-borne pathogens than either livestock or pack stock. In one study at Yosemite National Park, a … Read More

BCHA strongly supports S.1110 and H.R. 845 National Trails Bills.
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On Wednesday, April 29th, our National Forest “trails bill” was introduced in bipartisan fashion in the U.S. Senate by Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Michael Enzi (R-WY). Senate Bill 1110 (S.1110), the National Forest System Trails Stewardship Act, is a companion bill to one we announced in February that is currently before the House of Representatives (H.R. 845). The language of both bills is … Read More