National Monuments

Pushing forward: ED Report January 2023
Pushing forward: ED Report January 2023 1000 667 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director The new year is a great time to set priorities. The end of 2022 was a bit of a disappointment for us. We made a…

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Happy Holidays from CalWild: ED Report December 2022
Happy Holidays from CalWild: ED Report December 2022 1000 667 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director The holidays are my favorite time of the year – a time of joy, fun, family, and great food.  This is a time to not…

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The Increasing Role of Tribes in the Management of California’s Federal Public Lands
The Increasing Role of Tribes in the Management of California’s Federal Public Lands 1024 682 California Wilderness Coalition

On October 31, 2022, the Biden administration issued a proclamation for naming November 2022 as National Native American Heritage Month and for November 25, 2022, to be celebrated as Native…

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Camp Hale National Monument
Camp Hale is officially a National Monument
Camp Hale is officially a National Monument 1024 696 California Wilderness Coalition

On October 12, 2022, President Biden signed a proclamation establishing the Camp Hale – Continental Divide National Monument in Colorado. This designation represents President Biden’s first use of the Antiquities…

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Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument expansion bill makes major advances
Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument expansion bill makes major advances 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

By Ryan Henson The U.S. House of Representatives passed Representative John Garamendi’s Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument (BSMNM) Expansion Act (H.R. 6366) in July as part of the National Defense…

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Introducing the Protect California Deserts Campaign
Introducing the Protect California Deserts Campaign 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

We are thrilled to share some exciting news with you.  CalWild, together with a number of partner organizations, is launching a new campaign to conserve and protect additional public lands…

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ACTION ALERT: Please urge Congress to support Representative John Garamendi’s groundbreaking Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument Expansion Act
ACTION ALERT: Please urge Congress to support Representative John Garamendi’s groundbreaking Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument Expansion Act 936 266 California Wilderness Coalition
National Monuments Restored!
National Monuments Restored! 1024 682 California Wilderness Coalition

By André Sanchez On October 7th, the Biden-Harris Administration announced it would be restoring protections of three national monuments that were reduced under the Trump administration. Bear Ears, Grand Staircase-Escalante,…

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