San Bernardino, CA, March 15, 2011, 1:00pm – San Bernardino National Forest recreation managers are seeking public comments on their proposals for the California Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) grant program. Public comments can be submitted through April 4. The State is using an Internet-based “On-Line Grant Application” process as the means to apply for State funding. San Bernardino National Forest is soliciting public input specific to the Forest’s grant application proposals for Cooperative Agreements with the Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Division. The Forest will be submitting six grant applications. The grants include projects for ground operations including trail maintenance and facilities management, restoration, law enforcement, shade development at OHV staging areas, and planning. The preliminary application will be available online by visiting the California State OHV Grants and Cooperative Agreements program at http://www.ohv.parks.ca.gov Hard copies may be requested by contacting Linda Stamer (909) 382-2824. For additional information about the San Bernardino National Forest, please visit: http://www.fs.usda.gov/sbnf.