Utah Stream Access Coalition Organizes Benefit Concert

PRESS RELEASE September 15, 2011 PRESS RELEASE PUBLIC INTEREST GROUP ORGANIZES BENEFIT CONCERT TO RESTORE ACCESS TO, AND USE OF, UTAH’S RIVERS AND STREAMS The Utah Stream Access Coalition has teamed up with local rockers “Royal Bliss,” and the nightclub “The Huka Bar & Grill” to raise funds for, and public awareness of, the ongoing…

Provo River : Ault Easement

The Ault Easement Recently, Division of Wildlife Resources (“DWR”) conservation officers have issued trespass citations to anglers fishing the lower Provo River in the area of the railroad trestle and the property owned by Steve Ault. Utah Stream Access Coalition (“USAC”) has investigated public access in this area has been able to confirm that an…

USAC Article : Drake Magazine – “12 apostles”

ACCIDENTAL? MAYBE. RELUCTANT? HELL, YES. APPROPRIATE? Of course. Apologetic? Hardly. The aforementioned lines can all be applied to Bryan Gregson and his emergence as one of the main voices fighting for anglers in Utah’s ongoing and controversial battle over stream access rights. His passion for fishing, spurred by a strong distaste of political posturing and…

Press Release : Second Lawsuit Filed

USAC Files Second Lawsuit PUBLIC INTEREST GROUP FILES SECOND SUIT TO RESTORE ACCESS TO UTAH’S RIVERS AND STREAMS The Utah Stream Access Coalition filed a second lawsuit today to restore public access to Utah’s rivers and streams. The suit, filed in state court in Summit County, seeks confirmation of the navigability and public ownership of…

USAC Article : Fly Fisherman Magazine – Locked Out

Locked Out Utah anglers go to court (again) for their rights to fish by Brett Pettyman For Utah anglers it was the fish of a lifetime that snapped the line while the net was being dipped. Less than two years after the Utah Supreme Court returned public access to streams and rivers that had wrongly…