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Three Bills Introduced To Protect California’s Wild Lands And Rivers in the Northwest, Central Coast, and San Gabriel Mountains
Three Bills Introduced To Protect California’s Wild Lands And Rivers in the Northwest, Central Coast, and San Gabriel Mountains 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 10, 2019 CONTACTS: Ryan Henson, Senior Policy Director, (530) 365-1455 (Primary) Chris Morrill, Executive Director, (530) 220-2394 THREE BILLS INTRODUCED TO PROTECT CALIFORNIA’S WILD LANDS AND…

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Enter to win a free Alpacka Classic packraft in our 2019 Membership Drive!
Enter to win a free Alpacka Classic packraft in our 2019 Membership Drive! 1024 512 California Wilderness Coalition

Our public lands are true treasures that belong to all of us. However, they require defenders. Every year, we take a month to focus on growing our membership in our…

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Land and Water Conservation Fund Re-Authorized Permanently
Land and Water Conservation Fund Re-Authorized Permanently 1024 818 California Wilderness Coalition

For years conservation groups have pushed pieces of legislation to protect places all over the country.  And for years the vast majority of those bills have languished in Congress. This…

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Reaffirmation of Conservation as a Bipartisan Issue
Reaffirmation of Conservation as a Bipartisan Issue 1024 224 California Wilderness Coalition

On March 12, 2019, the President signed into law the John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act. Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska introduced this bi-partisan public lands package…

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Meet California’s Newest Protected Wild Places
Meet California’s Newest Protected Wild Places 1024 336 California Wilderness Coalition

Summary of Areas/Rivers Protected By The John D. Dingell Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act of 2019 Approved by Congress in February and signed by President Trump on March 12,…

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Milpitas Wash Wilderness
Milpitas Wash Wilderness 1024 208 California Wilderness Coalition

Features: S. 47, the John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act, protected over 375,000 acres of new wilderness areas in the California desert in March 2019. One of those…

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A Great Victory- a Decade in the Making
A Great Victory- a Decade in the Making 150 150 California Wilderness Coalition

PRESIDENT SIGNS BILL TO PROTECT CALIFORNIA’S SPECTACULAR DESERT HERITAGE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS Bill designates important wilderness and waters in the California desert and protect lands for recreation, wildlife, and tourism…

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A Surprisingly Good Time in DC
A Surprisingly Good Time in DC 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

by Ryan Henson, Senior Policy Director This month marked my first trip to DC to meet with the members of the 116th Congress (2019-2020). November’s election brought about a lot…

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Some Deep (Creek) Reflections
Some Deep (Creek) Reflections 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

by Steve Evans, Wild Rivers Director When I was a kid growing up in the Mojave Desert, my family would pack up the towels and a picnic lunch on hot…

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The Faces of Southern Sierra Activism
The Faces of Southern Sierra Activism 1024 604 California Wilderness Coalition

by Joel Caldwell In late September 2018 I traveled the length of California’s southern Sierra Nevada mountains photographing and interviewing environmental justice activists for California Wilderness Coalition (CalWild), in partnership…

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