Marshall University

The Marshall University, in cooperation with the Nick J. Rahall, II Appalachian Transportation Institute and the National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC), has developed a series of four off-highway vehicle courses. The objective of these courses is to provide both university students and professional employees of planning and land management agencies with state-of-the-art courses dealing […] […]

The VREP 2009 registration and course information has been posted on the DMV website

The Vermont Rider Education Program was established in 1990 to offer motorcycle rider training to anyone who wishes to enjoy the sport of motorcycling. The Program offers instructional courses to make your motorcycling safer and more enjoyable. Students can also receive the information by mail by calling 800-529-2535 or 802-828-2913 VT DMV Website […]

Vermont Online All-Terrain Vehicle Safety Course and Exam

The official all-terrain vehicle safety course of the Vermont State Police, lets you get your Vermont all-terrain vehicle safety education certificate online so that you can comply with Vermont education law. (This course should in no way replace hands-on, industry standard education, raher this course is suplimental to it.) The Vermont State Police on-line course […]

Testimont to The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Hearing on Off-Highway Vehicle Management on Public Lands

Greg Mumm, Executive Director Blue Ribbon Coalition. June 5, 2008 Read Comments […]

Imagining Vermont: Values and Vision for the Future

About once a generation Vermonters have paused from their daily concerns and seasonal politics to take part in statewide conversations that consider where we are, where we are going, and the realities and trends that will influence our common future. Such studies have resulted in major findings about who we are as a people and […] […]

Land and Resource Management Plan

These documents are a recap of the plan that ran from 1987 until the new plan (2006) was implemented.  It is a good analysis of the plan that ran 15 years, its’ achievements and failures.  This was used in the lead up to he new plan, and clearly indicates that the growth in ORV popularity […] […]

OHV Related Documents

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Environmental Effects of Off-Highway Vehicles on Bureau of Land Management Lands: A Literature Synthesis, Annotated Bibliographies, Extensive Bibliographies, and Internet Resources

This report and its associated appendixes compile and synthesize the results of a comprehensive literature and Internet search conducted in May 2006. The literature search was undertaken to uncover information regarding the effects of off-highway vehicle (OHV) use on land health, or “natural resource attributes,” and included databases archiving information from before OHVs came into […] […]

Trail Construction and Maintenance Notebook 2007 Edition

Since publication of the first edition of the “Trail Construction and Maintenance Notebook” in 1996, several excellent books about trail construction and maintenance have been published by the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA), the Student Conservation Association (SCA), and the Appalachian Mountain Club, among others. At the same time, this notebook has remained popular, especially because of its pocket size and its […] […]

Public Recreation on Private Land

FP&R Full Document Vermont Agency of Natural Resources Department of Forests, Parks & Recreation This booklet provides landowners and land users with information about public recreation on private property in Vermont. It covers rights of landowners, responsibilities of land users, and issues of common concern. We hope this information will help maintain the long Vermont tradition of […] […]