CALIFORNIA – BLM Seeks Comments on 2020 Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Proposals


The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on the California State Parks, Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division, off-highway vehicle recreation proposals, which are available for review from March 3 to May 4, 2020, at  

Approximately 30 projects throughout the state have been proposed, including OHV rules enforcement, operation and maintenance, restoration work and other activities. The proposals are funded through the Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program sponsored by the state of California, which provides financial assistance to cities, counties, districts, federal- and state- agencies, educational institutions, federally recognized tribes and nonprofit entities.

The following is a list of participating offices with point-of-contact information:

    Ridgecrest Field Office: Dana Stephenson,
    Palm Spring-South Coast Field Office: Daniel Kasang,
    El Centro Field Office: Neil Hamada,
    Barstow Field Office: Jeff Childers,; and Rose Beardshear,
    Needles Field Office: David Roan,
    Bakersfield Field Office: Brie Chartier,
    Bishop Field Office: Sara Manley,
    Ukiah Field Office: Briana Halstead,
    Arcata Field Office: Casey Hague,
    Eagle Lake Field Office: Marisa Williams,
    Redding Field Office: Sky Zaffarano,
     Central Coast Field Office: Adam Wilde,   

For detailed instructions on how to access the proposals and submit comments, visit  

For more information, contact Jane Arteaga, BLM, by telephone at 916-978-4654, by email at, or by mail to Jane Arteaga, BLM California State Office, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, CA 95825..

Thanks in advance and, as always, if you have any questions or concerns, please contact BRC.

Ric Foster
Public Lands Volunteer
BlueRibbon Coalition
208-237-1008 ext. 2