Provo Update

Issue No: 103 Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Utah’s Fourth District Court Issues Decision on USAC’s “Right to Use” Case The Coalition filed a constitutional challenge to HB 141, Utah’s ill-considered Public Waters Access Act, in April 2011. This case eventually made its way to the Utah Supreme Court, which resulted in a remand to the…

Call To Action: Montana SB354

Issue No: 102 Friday, April 23, 2021 Montana SB 354: Fly-By-Night Legislation Jeopardizes Stream Access Prescriptive easements. Not something you hear of everyday, but certainly a critical component of establishing access to large portions of land throughout the west. In Montana, public access to waters are currently under attack. Our neighbors to the north have always…

In Memory of John Young

Issue No: 101 Monday, April 15, 2021 In Loving Memory of John Young It is with heavy hearts that we share the sad news that USAC attorney John Young passed away recently. John joined USAC’s legal team a few months prior to trial in the Provo case and had played a key role in that…

New Year, Same Mission and Focus

Issue No: 100 Friday, January 22, 2021 Thank You! A very special thank you goes out to our members and donors for supporting our recent holiday auction.  We know our members have felt the impact of 2020 as much as anyone else, and we are grateful for your contributions. Because of your unwavering support, we…

2 Days Left of the USAC Holiday Auction!

Issue No: 99 Thursday, December 17th, 2020 2 Days Left To Shop for the Holidays on USAC’s Auction Site! There are 2 days left remaining to get your bids in on USAC’s auction site. Visit bit.ly/USACAuction to check out and start bidding on all the amazing items our sponsors have generously donated to support our cause.…

Shop for the Holidays on USAC’s Auction Site NOW!

Issue No: 98 Thursday, December 10th, 2020 Shop for the Holidays on USAC’s Auction Site NOW! USAC’s auction site is live! Visit https://bit.ly/USACAuction to check out and start bidding on all the amazing items our sponsors have generously donated to support our cause. Give the gift of a fishing adventure, lessons for that special someone learning…

Support USAC this Giving Tuesday!

Issue No: 97 Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 Show USAC Some Love This Giving Tuesday Today is Giving Tuesday, which is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. Our coalition is 100% grassroots, meaning we rely on donations from our members and supporters to keep this fight…

2020 Virtual General Membership Meeting Details

Issue No: 96 Friday, November 6, 2020 2020 Virtual General Membership Meeting Details The 2020 USAC General Membership meeting will be held virtually on Thursday, November 12th, at 7:00pm via Zoom videoconference and teleconference. We encourage all members in good standing to attend. Join Zoom Meeting from your computer or smartphone (Recommended): https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89585968925?pwd=M3AzTjh6dHdBZS9mWk5UTUpSNXRVQT09 Join Zoom Meeting by…

July 2020 Pullan Ruling and Fundraising

Issue No. 94 Tuesday, August 18, 2020 Greetings! Developing a Historical Record: Recreational Easements at Statehood On February 20, 2019, the Utah Supreme Court remanded USAC’s constitutional challenge of the Public Waters Access Act (HB141) back to the fourth district court to answer a “threshold question” before the case would be decided on the merits.  The…