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The Conservation Lands Foundation is the only organization solely dedicated to ensuring the nearly 28 million acres of the National Conservation Lands endure from generation to generation. By protecting these lands, we protect the best part of our history and ourselves.

Press Releases

Groups Slam House Passage of “No More National Parks” Bill  - March 26, 2014

House Bill Seeks to Prevent New Parks, Land Protections – March 24, 2014

President’s Plan to Expand California Coastal National Monument Cheered by the Conservation Lands Foundation and Business Groups - March 8, 2014

Conservation Organization Applauds Colorado Senators Efforts to Designate a Browns Canyon National Monument – February 28, 2014

BLM Falls Short of Comprehensive Analysis of Proposed Western Arctic Development - February 20, 2014

Veterans Conservation Crew Restore Trails at National Monument - February 13, 2014

Statement on White House Council on Environmental Quality Announcement - February 6, 2014

Statement on the State of the Union - ‘Conservationist-in-Chief’ – January 28, 2014

2013

Bill Threatens Balanced Approach in Western Arctic – November 20, 2013

Mendocino, CA Leader Receives National Advocacy Award – September 30, 2013

Friends of Black Rock High Rock Receives National Leadership Award - September 30, 2013

Volunteers Contribute $3 Million to the National Conservation Lands - August 5, 2013

Youth Conservation Crew and Community Volunteers Build Trails
and Restore Meadow Habitat – July 1, 2013

Legislation Threatens World Class Habitat in Western Arctic – June 12, 2013

Youth Corps Completes Restoration Project Along Colorado River – May 29, 2013

Proposed Legislation Nullifies Balanced Approach in Western Arctic – May 22, 2013

Conservation Lands Foundation Launches Colorado River Restoration Project – May 20, 2013

Statement on David Hayes Departure from the Department of the Interior – April 30, 2013

Royal Bank of Canada Donates $10,000 for Colorado River Restoration – April 24, 2013

President’s Designation of Five New National Monuments Benefits Local Communities, Expands the National Conservation Lands – March 25, 2013

Community Leaders and Conservationists Applaud President Obama’s Planned Designation of Five New National Monuments – March 22, 2013

Conservation Groups Applaud Alaska Reserve Plan - February 21, 2013

Announcement of Sally Jewell Nomination for Interior Applauded by Conservationists - February 6, 2013

Senator’s Energy 20/20 Proposal Undermines Balanced Approach in Western Arctic – February 4, 2013

Conservationists Applaud Secretary Salazar’s Commitment to Protecting, Restoring, and Expanding our National Conservation Lands – January 16, 2013

2012

Conservationists and Sportsmen Praise Obama Administration for Balanced Approach in Western Arctic – December 19, 2012

Veterans-Youth Conservation Partnership to Support New Jobs and Restore Colorado’s Public Lands – November 19, 2012

Chimney Rock National Monument Designation Applauded – September 19, 2012

Senator Bingaman Honored for Conservation Leadership – June 18, 2012

Conservation Organization Applauds Representative Thompson’s Effort to Expand California Coastal National Monument – April 27, 2012

Veterans, Business Leaders and Conservationists Praise Obama’s National Monuments Proclamation – April 20, 2012

2011

Local Citizens, Sportsmen, Business Owners Support Administration’s Agenda for Lands Conservation - November 10, 2011

Antiquities Act Hearing - September 13, 2011

2010

Documentaries Focus On the Spectacular Public Lands in the Las Cruces Area- August 12, 2010

National Conservation Lands- Seek Identity, Support- August 4, 2010

Fears Voiced about Threats to Cultural, Natural Resources of Country’s National Conservation Lands- July 12, 2010

National Conservation Lands- 10th Anniversary Celebration - June 28, 2010

Local Volunteers Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Ironwood Forest- June 4, 2010

Local Volunteers at Red Rock Receive National Award- May 4, 2010

For information about our work, please contact Meghan Kissell at 571-643-3526.


Background Material

Map of the National Conservation Lands

History of the National Conservation Lands

National Conservation Lands at a Glance