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Old 08-16-2017   #1
Edd Franz, BLM Montrose
 
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Lower Gunnison Bridgeport Boat Access Flood Damage

The Bridgeport access to the Lower Gunnison River within Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area has been altered by recent flooding. It's never been a great boater access, but now it's really a no-go for anything bigger than kayaks or pack-rafts. See attached photos.

The BLM is assessing options for addressing the problem, but it could be a while before it's suitable for bigger boats.
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