ED Report

ED Report April 2022
ED Report April 2022 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director For the past two years, many of our worlds have shrunk dramatically. The “bubble” of people with whom we’ve been able to connect has been…

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ED Report March 2022
ED Report March 2022 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director For the last ten years, we at CalWild have done what we do best through challenging times. We are so thankful for everything we’ve been…

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ED Report February 2022
ED Report February 2022 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director In December, California’s “Pathways to 30×30” document outlined how the state will approach the ambitious goal of protecting 30% of the state by 2030 (“30×30”)…

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Executive Director’s Report, January 2022
Executive Director’s Report, January 2022 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director One of my favorite elements of being the Executive Director at CalWild is how incredible the staff is. They are able to accomplish a lot.…

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Executive Director’s Report, December 2021
Executive Director’s Report, December 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director 2021 was supposed to be the end of this pandemic. Most of us reveled in what seemed to be the last vestiges of it earlier…

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Executive Director’s Report, November 2021
Executive Director’s Report, November 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director Looking at the world around us, it can be difficult to find gratitude. We face many major challenges which can fuel anxiety and make us…

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Executive Director’s Report, October 2021
Executive Director’s Report, October 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director This month, California received its first major rainstorm in many months, even setting records around the state. Within a day I began to see the…

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Executive Director’s Report, September 2021
Executive Director’s Report, September 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director The world is a mess. Or at least it feels that way to me. One of the greatest things about my work is that breaking…

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Executive Director’s Report, August 2021
Executive Director’s Report, August 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director For many years, environmentalists have built a reputation as obstructionists. The reality is much more complicated as the environmental movement fights to stop the forces…

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Executive Director’s Report, July 2021
Executive Director’s Report, July 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director This month, Senior Policy Director Ryan Henson and I took a tour of the Mendocino National Forest with Forest Service employees, timber industry representatives, and…

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