Public Lands

CalWild co-hosts camping trip for Latino Conservation Week
CalWild co-hosts camping trip for Latino Conservation Week 1024 576 California Wilderness Coalition

As part of the kickoff and celebration to the 8th annual Latino Conservation Week (LCW), CalWild, along with several partners including Latino Outdoors- Fresno chapter, Alianza Ecologista, Audubon California and…

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Executive Director’s Report, July 2021
Executive Director’s Report, July 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director This month, Senior Policy Director Ryan Henson and I took a tour of the Mendocino National Forest with Forest Service employees, timber industry representatives, and…

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Girard Ridge Proposed Wilderness – Shasta-Trinity National Forest
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Hike Name: Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) in the Girard Ridge Proposed Wilderness Name of area/general location: Shasta-Trinity National Forest Land Acknowledgement: This trail is located in the ancestral homelands and…

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Tackling Chronic Underfunding of Our Public Lands
Tackling Chronic Underfunding of Our Public Lands 800 641 California Wilderness Coalition

Over the last three years, CalWild has been working harder than ever before to increase the amount of money Congress provides annually to the US Forest Service (USFS) and Bureau…

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Executive Director’s Report, June 2021
Executive Director’s Report, June 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director This summer, CalWild will kick off its first strategic planning process in many years. Our public lands and communities are confronted with a number of…

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McGilll Trail- Los Padres National Forest
McGilll Trail- Los Padres National Forest 600 400 California Wilderness Coalition

Hike Name: McGill Trail (21W02) Name of area/general location: Los Padres National Forest – Mt. Pinos Ranger District Land Acknowledgement: This trail is located in the ancestral homelands and traditional…

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Standing Up for Northern CA Salmon and Trout species
Standing Up for Northern CA Salmon and Trout species 750 500 California Wilderness Coalition

On June 16th, after much deliberation and significant public comments that included verbal comment from CalWild staff, the California Fish and Game Commission (FGC) moved in favor of protecting two…

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Whiskey Flat Trail- North Kern Wild and Scenic River
Whiskey Flat Trail- North Kern Wild and Scenic River 864 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

Hike Name: Whiskey Flat – North Kern Wild and Scenic River Name of area/general location: Sequoia National Forest Land Acknowledgement: This public land and trail are ancestral lands and traditional…

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Executive Director’s Report, May 2021
Executive Director’s Report, May 2021 960 960 California Wilderness Coalition

By Chris Morrill, Executive Director I usually get really excited for summer. School’s over. It’s time to spend almost all our time outside. We get a couple of great California…

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Senator Padilla Introduces the PUBLIC Lands Act
Senator Padilla Introduces the PUBLIC Lands Act 994 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

Featured photo: Senator Alex Padilla and California Natural Resources Secretary Wade Crowfoot at the PUBLIC Lands Act introduction ceremony. On May 3rd, freshman California Senator Alex Padilla introduced the Protecting…

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