Public Lands Defense

ACTION ALERT: Ask CA Senators to stop the Shasta Dam raise
ACTION ALERT: Ask CA Senators to stop the Shasta Dam raise 800 600 California Wilderness Coalition

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is seeking public comments until close of business (generally 5PM PDT) Monday, October 5, 2020, on a proposed raise of Shasta Dam and expansion of…

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ACTION ALERT: Stop the Shasta Dam Raise
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Shasta Dam Raise 1024 576 California Wilderness Coalition
ACTION ALERT: Tell the BLM to stop the oil and gas lease sales in Kern County
ACTION ALERT: Tell the BLM to stop the oil and gas lease sales in Kern County 1024 682 California Wilderness Coalition
ACTION ALERT: Ask the BLM to stop energy prospecting on Walker Ridge
ACTION ALERT: Ask the BLM to stop energy prospecting on Walker Ridge 1024 682 California Wilderness Coalition

As noted in this year’s Top 5 Threats list, we’re concerned about the interest for wind development on Walker Ridge, near the Berryessa-Snow Mountain National Monument that we worked so…

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Joshua Tree CESA Updates
Joshua Tree CESA Updates 1024 520 California Wilderness Coalition

On August 21st, the California Fish and Game Commission (Commission) listened to a number of concerned residents of the California desert and beyond about moving forward with protections for the…

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Joshua tree by Jack Schinkert
ACTION ALERT: The western Joshua tree is up for CESA protection. Submit your comment!
ACTION ALERT: The western Joshua tree is up for CESA protection. Submit your comment! 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition
ACTION ALERT: Proposed Logging Project Needs More Environmental Review
ACTION ALERT: Proposed Logging Project Needs More Environmental Review 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

The proposed project, named the Reyes Peak Forest Health and Fuels Reduction Project, is a 755-acre project in the Pine Mountain area of the Los Padres National Forest, in a…

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CalWild Joins Lawsuit Against NEPA Rollbacks
CalWild Joins Lawsuit Against NEPA Rollbacks 1024 396 California Wilderness Coalition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 29, 2020 Contacts: Chris Morrill, Executive Director, California Wilderness Coalition · cmorrill@calwild.org Ryan Henson, Policy Director, California Wilderness Coalition · rhenson@calwild.org LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST THE TRUMP…

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The PLANT Act: A rare bipartisan effort on behalf of public lands
The PLANT Act: A rare bipartisan effort on behalf of public lands 864 576 California Wilderness Coalition

Representatives Jared Huffman (CA-02), Doug LaMalfa (CA-01), Salud Carbajal (CA-24), TJ Cox (CA-21), and others introduced the Protecting Lands Against Narcotics Trafficking (PLANT) Act in July. This bipartisan legislation provides…

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