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Old February 10th, 2011, 10:25 AM   #1
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Default Storm brews over noisy use of national forests

I really hope this doesn't actually happen.
http://www.detnews.com/article/20110...tional-forests
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Old February 10th, 2011, 10:32 AM   #2
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I think we need a M&G in Novi to "talk" to the asshole that started all this. He like to watch birds. Others dont. why is his interest more important than other's?
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Old February 10th, 2011, 10:45 AM   #3
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We should probably shut off all the lights in major cities so this guy can see the stars at night too.
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Old February 10th, 2011, 10:46 AM   #4
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Old February 10th, 2011, 01:24 PM   #5
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On tv 8 I think Monday they mentioned a very brief blip about a meeting in Lansing about this. Nothing mentioned in late news yesterday.
This is like the nuts that buy a house, then put up signs at their seasonal road access trying to shut down all traffic, but on a much larger scale.

We need an allegiance with hunters to shut this clown up
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Old February 10th, 2011, 02:03 PM   #6
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Old February 10th, 2011, 02:21 PM   #7
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"It's about noise and about the ability to say, 'One day, I'd like to go for a walk in the woods and hear nothing but birds or maybe the sound of a squirrel running up a tree. And I'd like to have that experience separated from human disturbances,' " Meister said.


Perfect, just perfect................. I hear Antartica is nice. I'll pay for your boat ticket if you don't ever come back.

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"It's about noise and about the ability to say, 'One day, I'd like to go for a walk in the woods and hear nothing but birds or maybe the sound of a squirrel running up a tree. And I'd like to have that experience separated from human disturbances,' " Meister said.


Perfect, just perfect................. I hear Antartica is nice. I'll pay for your boat ticket if you don't ever come back.

I have spent alot of time in Antarctica and you can't afford the ticket.

I woulddn't that the forests should be whisper quiet but I do believe that if he would like to go listen to nature with out disturbances there should be an area that he can do that. But I would like to see areas that are able to be used for orv's. LArger areas for orv's than bird watching since bird watching is gay and on foot you can't travel as far.
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I woulddn't that the forests should be whisper quiet but I do believe that if he would like to go listen to nature with out disturbances there should be an area that he can do that.
So if 1 guy wants to be able to bird watch but 100 people want to ride orvs who wins? I say the ruling should go to the majority.
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Mister Meister isnt even a Michigan resident...hes a FIP.
Hes also an attorney for the sierra club.
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Sierra Club. Oh crap.
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So if 1 guy wants to be able to bird watch but 100 people want to ride orvs who wins? I say the ruling should go to the majority.
you say this but there is alot of old people that will come out and vote for bird watching. chances are it would be pretty close.
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There was an update on Michigan Outdoors last night pointing out the times/places of all the public input meetings, all of which have passed. Precious.
PUBLIC DEADLINE TODAY FOR COMMENT! E-MAIL AT: comments-eastern-huron-manistee@fs.fed.us
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leave it to the tree hugging hippies to ruin the fun for the rest of us outdoors people.
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There was an update on Michigan Outdoors last night pointing out the times/places of all the public input meetings, all of which have passed. Precious.
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Time to find as many people as you can with acoustic instuments and have an all weekend jam session/hiking trip on the edge of his property.
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wow....have a bunch of hippies out hippie other hippies...genius
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My point was he thinks its going to be quiet if no ORV's are allowed. Do any of your 4200 posts add anything to a discussion? Your right, do nothing and lose the right to use public land we all own.
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I think the proper term is Hippieing
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My point was he thinks its going to be quiet if no ORV's are allowed. Do any of your 4200 posts add anything to a discussion? Your right, do nothing and lose the right to use public land we all own.


Welcome to greatlakes 4x4. I can see you don't pay attention to much here other than to bitch about others bitching. Helpful
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