Environment

KRWG: Effort To Create Outdoor Equity Fund In New Mexico

By: Nuestra Tierra 

Commentary: Low-income youth and their families could soon have expanded opportunities to access state parks, federal public lands, and a variety of outdoor recreation and education opportunities as part of a statewide and national coalition effort to establish an Outdoor Equity Fund in the 2019 New Mexico Legislative Session.

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COLORADO POLITICS: Congress must act to save a lifeline between Colorado kids and the great outdoors

By: Chela Garcia and Loretta Pineda

The federal Land and Water Conservation Fund has provided the funding necessary over the past 54 years for underserved communities and families to enjoy access to the outdoors and open spaces. These are families that typically have less opportunities to visit national parks whether because of cost, distance, or time.

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Latino Faith Leaders Unite Against EPA’s Proposed Rollback of Methane Pollution Standards

Today, 11 Latino faith leaders from Por la Creación Faith-based Alliance submitted a joint letter to Andrew Wheeler, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Acting Administrator, opposing the proposal to weaken the New Source Performance Standards, which have been in place and

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Twenty-Three Latino Organizations Sign Letter Urging Acting EPA Administrator Wheeler to Stop Harmful Rollback of Oil and Gas Pollution Protections

In a joint letter to Acting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, led by GreenLatinos and Hispanic Access Foundation, 23 Latino organizations urged the EPA to stop its harmfu

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Hispanic Access Statement on Sen. Harris' California Stewardship Bills

WASHINGTON, DC – Maite Arce, President and CEO of the Hispanic Access Foundation, released the following statement in response to Senator Kamala Harris’ introduction of the Northwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act and San Gabriel Mountains, Foothills, and Rivers Protection Act.

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