The CORE Act was introduced in Congress in 2019. It has yet to become law but there is hope for reintroduction this year.
Reporter Dennis Web of the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel on a decades old promise for more fishing access.
The U.S. House voted Thursday morning in favor of a massive public lands bill that aims to protect more than 400,000 acres of public land in Colorado. The House voted 227-182 strictly along party lines, sending the CORE Act to the Senate.
U.S. Congressman Scott Tipton unveiled a new public lands bill this week that is similar to the CORE act save for protections at Thompson Divide west of Carbondale.