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09.4.13

September is National Wilderness Month!

President Obama has declared September National Wilderness Month!  This month we enter the 50th year of The Wilderness Act, one of America’s landmark public lands conservation laws.  Planning is already underway to celebrate the 50th Anniversary in 2014 in Albuquerque and a number of other companion events.  Plan on attending one. … read more

06.20.12

The Escalante River and Removing Invasive Russian Olive Trees

The Conservation Lands Foundation wants to help inspire people to become advocates for the National Conservation Lands. And for many people, that first step is often doing something—something physical where you’re outside, on the land and often happily getting dirty. The many organizations that are part of the Escalante River … read more

10.11.11

One-minute success stories from the Friends Rendezvous

One of our favorite moments at the recent Friends Rendezvous in Indian Wells, CA actually consisted of several moments—when individual people stood up and told stories about their organization’s recent conservation successes, in one minute or less. Some of them were funny, poignant, even raucous. All were inspiring. They were … read more

08.26.11

Opportunities to support Gold Butte

From our partners the Friends of Gold Butte. Learn more about these special lands and how you can help protect (and enjoy!) them. Grand Opening of the Gold Butte Information Center (August 30th at 5:00-7:00 PM) The Friends of Gold Butte  partnered with the Virgin Valley Fine Arts Gallery and … read more