About Friends of Sloan Canyon

The vision of Friends of Sloan Canyon is to preserve and conserve Sloan Canyon National Conservation area while providing access and enjoyment for the public.  Over the past decade our activities have focused mainly on advocacy & education: lobbying efforts for land restoration, trail creation and greater public access, and community education programs on the importance of preserving forever homes for our native animals, insects, and birds.

From the blog

  • 04.20.16

    The incredible accomplishments of the Friends Grassroots Network

    Let’s Begin With Thank You In honor of National Volunteer Week, the staff of the Conservation Lands Foundation would like to say thank you to the people who are part of the Friends Grassroots Network, made up of 63 of the best, most effective non-profit conservation organizations working in the U.S. today. … read more

  • 11.5.15

    Veterans and Volunteers: celebrating together

    Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area continues to reap the benefits of the hard work and commitment of a Veterans Conservation Corps—five young military veterans who are employed as part of a unique three-month partnership to improve trails, protect cultural resources, enhance habitat, and work with volunteers from the community to make … read more

  • 09.29.15

    Veterans Conservation Corps begins work in Nevada’s Sloan Canyon NCA

    On September 26 in Henderson, Nevada, five Veterans Conservation Corps members were joined by community volunteers, Congresswoman Dina Titus, Councilwoman Debra March, NV Energy Vice President for Government and Community Relations Judy Stokey and representatives from partnering organizations to launch the “From Military Service to Green Service” partnership at Sloan … read more

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