Mar 23, 2017
The Hispanic Action Foundation (HAF) alongside 17 leaders from other Latino advocacy groups, sent a letter urging members of the U.S. Senate to the protect the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Methane and Waste Prevention rule, which aims to curb methane pollution from oil and gas... Read More
Mar 20, 2017
Latino leaders from across the West, wrote a letter to Secretary of Interior Zinke, sharing that among the many issues facing our Western communities, they have a strong cultural connection to water. From performing baptisms within its waters to acequia farming, healthy family recreation and local... Read More
Mar 15, 2017
Maite Arce on Huffington PostMany would agree that Congress has a moral obligation to listen to voters and protect our cherished outdoor heritage. Unfortunately, some in the U.S. Senate are attempting to overturn a popular rule that reduces the waste of taxpayer-owned natural gas on public and... Read More
Mar 14, 2017
By Priscilla Cordova,On Saturday, March 18th, we’ll be celebrating the one year anniversary of the Sand to Snow, Mojave Trails and Castle Mountains National Monuments with a pop-up photo exhibition at Division 9 Gallery that I am curating as part of my internship with the Hispanic Access... Read More
Feb 23, 2017
A series of events held across Southern California’s desert region will greet the anniversary of the Sand to Snow, Mojave Trails, and Castle Mountains National Monument designations. Celebrations will highlight the importance of these newly protected lands to a wide spectrum of local... Read More