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Public Lands Stakeholders Call Upon Senate to Address Trespass Grows
Public Lands Stakeholders Call Upon Senate to Address Trespass Grows 864 576 California Wilderness Coalition

In August, CalWild and over 40 conservation and recreation groups submitted a letter to Senators Dianne Feinstein and Alex Padilla urging robust funding for the Fiscal Year 2022 Bureau of…

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ACTION ALERT: Protect Conglomerate Mesa!
ACTION ALERT: Protect Conglomerate Mesa! 1024 768 California Wilderness Coalition

At the doorstep of Death Valley National Park lies Conglomerate Mesa: 22,500 acres of public lands that are the ancestral homelands of the Timbisha Shoshone and Paiute-Shoshone Tribes. Conglomerate Mesa…

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Oberon Solar Project Poses a Serious Threat to Desert Conservation
Oberon Solar Project Poses a Serious Threat to Desert Conservation 1024 438 California Wilderness Coalition

On Friday, August 13th, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued a draft Environmental Assessment (EA) and proposed land use plan amendment to the California Desert Conservation Area (CDCA) Plan…

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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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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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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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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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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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Dinkey Creek Roof Pendent Geological Area Hike
Dinkey Creek Roof Pendent Geological Area Hike 643 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

This hike packs a lot in over a short hiking distance – a unique geological area, one of the few segments of Dinkey Creek determined eligible for the National Wild…

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Great Community Hike to San Joaquin River Gorge
Great Community Hike to San Joaquin River Gorge 1024 683 California Wilderness Coalition

CalWild, in collaboration with Fresno Building Healthy Communities (BHC), American Whitewater (AW), Friends of the San Joaquin River Gorge(FrOG), and staff of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), recently led…

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