Wildlife

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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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
CalWild advocates for endangered listing of mountain lion and others
CalWild advocates for endangered listing of mountain lion and others 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

During the week of April 13th, the California Fish and Game Commission (the commission) acted towards protecting several species under the California Endangered Species Act (CESA). CalWild was one of…

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Executive Director’s Report, Feb 2020
Executive Director’s Report, Feb 2020 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

Announcing CalWild’s Public Lands Equity and Resilience Program By Chris Morrill, Executive Director The conservation community launched the modern environmental movement. It was the catalyst for many of the environmental…

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Executive Director’s Report, Jan 2020
Executive Director’s Report, Jan 2020 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

Elevating conservation in the climate change conversation By Chris Morrill, Executive Director Over the last year and a half, the urgency surrounding the climate change conversation has increased dramatically. In…

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Congress and the White House battle over the fate of salmon
Congress and the White House battle over the fate of salmon 815 566 California Wilderness Coalition

California’s salmon populations have plummeted over the past century thanks primarily to dam construction, water diversions, and pollution from mining, logging, road construction and excessive livestock grazing. The long-term prospects…

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