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A couple victories before a long hard fight
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 12, 2017 CONTACTS: Ryan Henson, Senior Policy Director, (530) 365-1455 or (530) 902-1648 Chris Morrill, Communications Director, (530) 220-2394 CalWild Elates at Obama’s Expansion of the…

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Sen Feinstein Re-Introduces Desert Bill
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 5, 2017 SENATOR FEINSTEIN INTRODUCES BILL TO PROTECT CALIFORNIA’S SPECTACULAR DESERT HERITAGE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS Bill would designate important wilderness in the California desert and protect…

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The Treasures of the NCIP
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The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Arcata and Redding Field Offices are tasked with caring for about 400,000 acres (roughly 625 square-miles) of federal public land in Mendocino, Humboldt, Del…

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NCIP Public Meetings
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The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Arcata and Redding Field Offices are tasked with caring for about 400,000 acres (roughly 625 square-miles) of federal public land in Mendocino, Humboldt, Del…

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When the going gets tough: The 2016 election and California’s federal public lands
When the going gets tough: The 2016 election and California’s federal public lands 1024 779 California Wilderness Coalition

by Ryan Henson, Senior Policy Director There is no way to sugarcoat it: The 2016 election, at least at the federal level, was an utter catastrophe for public land conservation…

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Recapping a Successful 2016
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This year is coming to a close with a dark cloud as we look at what’s to come in 2017. However, if we take a moment to reflect on what we’ve…

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Recap of Celebrations for the 2006 North Coast Bill
Recap of Celebrations for the 2006 North Coast Bill 1024 560 California Wilderness Coalition

The Northern California Coastal Wild Heritage Wilderness Act of 2006 protected 273,000 acres of federal public roadless land and 21 miles of Wild & Scenic River. It has been wonderful…

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The Coming Public Lands Existential Crisis
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Last updated November 21st, 2016 Although there are plenty of things still to be worked out, we know the next four years are going to be some of the most difficult years…

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California Wilderness Act Anniversary Hikes
California Wilderness Act Anniversary Hikes 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

September 28, 2016 marked the 32nd anniversary of the California Wilderness Act, which was approved by Congress and signed by President Ronald Reagan in 1984. This landmark legislation protected more…

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40th Anniversary Dinner Recap
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A 40 year anniversary is occasion to celebrate. Although longevity doesn’t always equal success, in the California Wilderness Coalition’s (CalWild) case longevity and success have gone hand in hand. In…

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