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03.22.13

Community Leaders and Conservationists Applaud President Obama’s Planned Designation of Five New National Monuments

press release – Community Leaders and Conservationists Applaud President Obama’s Planned Designation of Five New National Monuments President’s action will expand our National Conservation Lands and boost local economies Durango, CO (March 22, 2013) – Conservation and community leaders are celebrating President Barack Obama’s commitment to designate five new national … read more

01.18.13

Conservationists Applaud Secretary Salazar’s Commitment to Protecting, Restoring, and Expanding our National Conservation Lands

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 16, 2013 Contact: Meghan Kissell, Conservation Lands Foundation, 202-429-8447 (Washington, DC) – Today, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced that he will step down from his cabinet post at the end of March and return to Colorado. Secretary Salazar served for the full first term … read more

05.10.12

Statement of Brian O’Donnell on Bob Abbey’s retirement announcement

“Bob Abbey has been an exceptional BLM Director. He ran the agency in a transparent and effective manner. Bob never lost site of the need to pass down our public lands in better shape for future generations. Our nation’s public lands are better off because of his service and leadership. … read more

04.20.12

Veterans, Business Leaders and Conservationists Praise Obama’s National Monument Proclamation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Brian O’Donnell, Executive Director, Conservation Lands Foundation, 970-903-0276; Brian@conservationlands.org Meghan Kissell, Director, Conservation Lands Foundation, 571-643-3526; Meghan@conservationlands.org Veterans, Business Leaders and Conservationists Praise Obama’s National Monument Proclamation Fort Ord Soldiers National Monument will honor military history, protect open space, and aid local economy WASHINGTON, DC … read more