News Releases

May 14, 2018
With the goal of creating opportunities for organizations and parks to engage Latinos and for Latinos to demonstrate their passion for the outdoors and protecting public lands, the 5th annual Latino Conservation Week will take place July 14 – 22, 2018 and is expected to be... Read More
May 13, 2018
THIS ARTICLE WAS ORIGNALLY PUBLISHED ON JULY 17, 2017In celebration of Latino Conservation Week, Sequoia National Park will host 20 young Latino adults from a Los Angeles, with support from Save the Redwoods League. The students will collect scientific data on sequoias, hike the Giant Forest and... Read More
May 10, 2018
WASHINGTON - Maite Arce, President and CEO of the Hispanic Access Foundation, released the following statement in response to Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke's testimony before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies regarding President Trump... Read More
Apr 23, 2018
Urge Administration to Leave Rule Unchanged and Protect CommunitiesWASHINGTON - Today, 16 Latino organizations working in the western United States jointly sent a letter to the Bureau of Land Management opposing any revisions to the BLM's Methane and Waste Prevention Rule, which curbs natural... Read More
Apr 16, 2018
WASHINGTON - Maite Arce, President and CEO of the Hispanic Access Foundation, released the following statement in response to a new peer-reviewed study that raises serious concerns about the Cadiz Water Project, a plan that would provide water to residents of Los Angeles and Orange counties by... Read More