Aug 22, 2017
A coalition of Inland Empire citizen and environmental groups today called on the area’s state legislators to support a package of bills designed to protect the region’s water and natural resources from federal attempts to weaken environmental safeguards.The Inland Empire Waterkeeper,... Read More
Aug 21, 2017
This Thursday, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke is expected to provide President Trump with his recommendations on the national monuments he was ordered to review in April. Of the 27 national monuments being reviewed, the Secretary has already announced that six will remain unchanged.While it... Read More
Aug 17, 2017
Yesterday, U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommended to maintain the existing protections and status of Sand to Snow National Monument, which is one of the seven national monuments in California included in the Department of Interior's larger review of 27 national monuments.... Read More
Aug 17, 2017
A broad coalition of environmental, public health and public interest groups, including prominent African American and Latino organizations, issued the following joint statement in response to this past weekend’s white nationalist gathering and violence in Charlottesville, Virginia and... Read More
Aug 4, 2017
LAS CRUCES - A new coalition of progressive and public lands groups formed to challenge the record of U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce, R-N.M., held a rally Thursday morning at Albert Johnson Park.Step Up Steve was formed in June, and includes the OLÉ Education Fund, Vet Voice Foundation, Hispanic Access... Read More