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Historic package of public lands bills passes the House of Representatives
Historic package of public lands bills passes the House of Representatives 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

by Ryan Henson On February 26, 2021 the House of Representatives passed the Protecting America’s Wilderness (PAW) and Public Lands Act, also known as H.R. 803, by a vote of…

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Conservationists leverage military spending for protecting public lands
Conservationists leverage military spending for protecting public lands 762 508 California Wilderness Coalition

Our champions use clever tactic to advance high-priority public lands legislation in the face of an inactive Senate CalWild and other public land advocates in the west may see more…

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House Passes Legislation To Protect More Than A Million Acres of California Wildlands And Rivers
House Passes Legislation To Protect More Than A Million Acres of California Wildlands And Rivers 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

Two days before Valentine’s Day, the U.S. House of Representatives approved an early gift of love to California’s public wild lands and rivers and those who cherish them. On February…

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Our Three Bills Headed for a House Vote
Our Three Bills Headed for a House Vote 1024 770 California Wilderness Coalition

The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on H.R. 2546, the Protecting America’s Wilderness Act, as early as Wednesday, February 12th. Until that time, we’re urging supporters to write…

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Three Bills Passed Natural Resources Committee Markup
Three Bills Passed Natural Resources Committee Markup 720 960 California Wilderness Coalition

Another milestone was hit this week as CalWild’s three legislative bills passed a final legislative hurdle before a full house vote. The Northwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act,…

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VIDEO: Central Coast, NW, and San Gabriel bills all show movement in DC today
VIDEO: Central Coast, NW, and San Gabriel bills all show movement in DC today 1024 576 California Wilderness Coalition

It definitely makes our job easier when all of our bills move in concert with one another, and normally we’re not so lucky as we have been in 2019. Following…

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Three Bills Introduced To Protect California’s Wild Lands And Rivers in the Northwest, Central Coast, and San Gabriel Mountains
Three Bills Introduced To Protect California’s Wild Lands And Rivers in the Northwest, Central Coast, and San Gabriel Mountains 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 10, 2019 CONTACTS: Ryan Henson, Senior Policy Director, (530) 365-1455 (Primary) Chris Morrill, Executive Director, (530) 220-2394 THREE BILLS INTRODUCED TO PROTECT CALIFORNIA’S WILD LANDS AND…

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A Surprisingly Good Time in DC
A Surprisingly Good Time in DC 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

by Ryan Henson, Senior Policy Director This month marked my first trip to DC to meet with the members of the 116th Congress (2019-2020). November’s election brought about a lot…

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Senator Harris Introduces Bills Protecting California’s Endangered Wild Places
Senator Harris Introduces Bills Protecting California’s Endangered Wild Places 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

Just days before Congress was scheduled to recess for 2018, Senator Kamala Harris (D-California) introduced two bills to protect wild places on public lands in the San Gabriel Mountains and…

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San Gabriel hikers. Photo by S. Kweskiin.
ACTION ALERT: Protect southern California’s playground
ACTION ALERT: Protect southern California’s playground 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition