About Conserve Southwest Utah
Conserve Southwest Utah (formerly Citizen’s for Dixie’s Future) is a grassroots coalition of local citizens committed to protecting the natural resources and quality of life in Washington County for the benefit of present and future generations. A major focus of the group is to create a stronger, more effective local voice to support conservation of the Beaver Dam Wash and Red Cliffs National Conservation Areas (NCA), the local watershed, recreation, wildlife and scenic open space.
From the blog
Dear Secretary Zinke, We are community leaders representing thousands of local citizen-advocates and volunteer stewards of America’s land-based national monuments. We live in and represent the gateway communities to these treasured places–most of which are part of America’s National Conservation Lands, protected lands that stands proudly alongside our national parks … read more
Durango, Colo. (April 26, 2017) – In response to President Trump’s Executive Order on the review of national monuments designated under the Antiquities Act, the Conservation Lands Foundation issued the following statement from John Wallin, Acting Executive Director: “This “review” of national monuments is a waste of time and money. … read more
Groups join forces to defend the Red Cliffs and Beaver Dam Wash National Conservation Areas in Southern Utah
ST. GEORGE, UT (March 24, 2017) – Conserve Southwest Utah (CSU), the Conservation Lands Foundation (CLF) and The Wilderness Society (TWS) filed a motion to intervene in the Washington County, Utah appeal of the Final Resource Management Plans (RMP) for the Red Cliffs and Beaver Dam Wash National Conservation Areas … read more