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San Gorgonio Wilderness Area photo courtesy of BLM
You’re invited to the Sand to Snow public meetings
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Looking to learn more about the newly designated Sand to Snow National Monument? The U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management are hosting four collaborative workshops during the…

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A promising new approach to managing a whopping 15% of California
A promising new approach to managing a whopping 15% of California 660 495 California Wilderness Coalition

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is charged with overseeing the stewardship of over 15 million acres (almost 15%) of the Golden State. Under federal law, the BLM is required…

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Working with California’s Native Peoples
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CalWild understands the importance of reaching out to a wide range of people when working on its campaigns. While it’s admittedly easier to reach out only to those people who…

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Ansel Adams Northeast photo by S Evans
Details on the Inyo National Forest Plan Revisions
Details on the Inyo National Forest Plan Revisions 1024 623 California Wilderness Coalition

The Forest Service is currently seeking public comment on three draft forest plans encompassing more than four million acres of public land in the eastern and southern Sierra Nevada. This…

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Attend Public Meetings on Sierra Forests
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The U.S. Forest Service has released for public review and comment draft management plans for nearly 4 million acres of public lands on the Inyo, Sequoia, and Sierra National Forests…

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Free Camping Trips Exploring the Wildest Parts of the Sierra Nevada
Free Camping Trips Exploring the Wildest Parts of the Sierra Nevada 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

CalWild has scheduled three family camping trips to explore threatened wild places on our public lands in the Sierra Nevada. The U.S. Forest Service recently released for public review and…

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Northwest Campaign Update
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CalWild’s Mountains & Rivers Campaign encompasses the northwestern counties of California stretching from coastal streams in Marin County to the remote forests of Del Norte County. The campaign is working…

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by Tom Egan
Celebrating Our Huge Desert Victory
Celebrating Our Huge Desert Victory 1024 638 California Wilderness Coalition

CalWild staff joined hundreds of people at Whitewater Preserve near Palm Springs on May 5th to celebrate President Obama’s recent designation of three national monuments in the California desert – Mojave…

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Three Rivers and Public Lands Under Threat
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In California, water is a constant battleground. While the state, many municipalities and utilities, and advocates are moving us in the right direction of living within our means, the dreams…

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Devil Gulch Potential Wilderness.
Explore Threatened Places…for Free!
Explore Threatened Places…for Free! 1024 680 California Wilderness Coalition

CalWild and Friends of the River have partnered to offer several free guided hikes and camping trips in the Sierras this year to explore some of the potential Wilderness areas and Wild…

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