Colorado Trout Unlimited is collecting signatures for a bill to create the Protect Our Rivers license plate. Plate production requires TU collecting 3,000 signatures from members and friends. “The plate will be available to all CO residents through a tax-deductible contribution of $25 to Colorado Trout Unlimited and 100% of the funds will be used locally to protect, conserve and restore Colorado rivers. For more information, please visit the CTU website. Signing this petition indicates your interest in obtaining the Protect Our Riverslicense plate. You are not obligated to purchase the plate. State Representative Christine Scanlan has graciously agreed to carry the bill in the 2011 legislative session. We will keep you apprised of the bill’s progress and availability of the license plate via email. Thank you for supporting Colorado’s rivers!”Source Link
Tom Bie is the founder, editor, and publisher of The Drake. He started the magazine in 1998 as an annual newsprint publication based in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. He then moved it to Steamboat, Colorado (1999), Boulder, Colorado (2001), and San Clemente, California (2004), as he took jobs as managing editor at Paddler, Senior Editor at Skiing, and Editor-in-Chief at Powder, respectively. Tom and The Drake are now both based in Denver, Colorado, where The Drake is finally all grows up(Swingers, 1996) to a quarterly magazine.