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Take Action - Protect Utah National Parks, Bears Ears from Oil and Gas Leasing

Deadline: July 9, 2020

Protect Utah National Parks from Oil and Gas Leasing

A massive lease sale proposed for this September could sacrifice over 114,000 acres of public lands near Arches, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, and Bears Ears to the oil and gas industry. Take action now ›

Take Action - Oppose Plans to Dam Big Canyon Near Grand Canyon

Take Action - Oppose Plans to Dam Big Canyon Near Grand Canyon
Shane McDermott
Deadline: August 3, 2020

Protect Little Colorado River from Big Canyon Dams

A new plan to dam Big Canyon, a tributary canyon to the Little Colorado River Gorge above where the river flows into Grand Canyon National Park at the confluence, would devastate the area. This is the wrong place to build dams. Protect the Little Colorado River ›

Take Action - Protect the Bears Ears Region from Radioactive Waste

Take Action - Protect the Bears Ears Region from Radioactive Waste
Tim Peterson
Deadline extended until July 10, 2020

Protect the Bears Ears Region from Radioactive Waste

The same uranium company that successfully lobbied to shrink Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument now wants to bring hundreds of tons of radioactive waste from Europe to the monument’s doorstep. Urge Utah regulators to protect the Bears Ears region ›

Take Action - Stand up for NEPA, Protect Public Health

Take Action - Stand up for NEPA, Protect Public Health
Ellen Morris Bishop

Stand up for NEPA, Protect Public Health

In an executive order, President Trump has gutted the rules that govern our nation's most important environmental law: the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The order promotes rushed infrastructure projects like pipelines and highways while weakening public oversight. Ask your representatives to stand up for NEPA today ›

Take Action - Urge Senators to support Grand Canyon Centennial Protection Act

Protect the Grand Canyon from Uranium Mining, Forever

There's a new bill in the Senate to make the current temporary ban on new mining claims on public lands around Grand Canyon National Park permanent. Please urge your senators to support and co-sponsor the Grand Canyon Centennial Protection Act. Email your senators today ›

Take Action - Tusayan

Take Action - Tusayan
Amy S. Martin

Protect Grand Canyon's Precious Waters

A proposed commercial development on the doorstep of Grand Canyon National Park threatens to guzzle precious groundwater that feeds the canyon's seeps and springs. Ask the U.S. Forest Service to take a closer look before paving the way for the project ›

Take Action - ADEQ Aquifer Protection Permit 2019

Take Action - ADEQ Aquifer Protection Permit 2019
Blake McCord

Close and Clean up Canyon Uranium Mine

When Canyon uranium mine was approved in 1986, the owner insisted the mine would not hit groundwater. But in 2013, it did. Now, evidence suggests Canyon Mine is contaminating that water as it enters the mine shaft. Urge Arizona regulators to close and clean up the mine ›

Take Action - ANTIQUITIES Act of 2019

Protect Our National Monuments

President Trump shrunk Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments in 2017, but the ANTIQUITIES Act of 2019 could restore protections to the shrunken monuments and cement the boundaries of 50 others. Write your legislators in support of the bill ›

Take Action - BEARS Act

Take Action - BEARS Act
Tim Peterson

Expand Bears Ears National Monument

Urge your members in Congress to support and co-sponsor the BEARS Act, which would enlarge the monument to 1.9 million acres. Support the original vision of the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition, and speak up for Bears Ears ›

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Take Action - Keep the Canyon Grand

Take Action - Keep the Canyon Grand
Tom Bean

Keep the Canyon Grand

The Grand Canyon may be a national park, but it's not as protected as you think. It faces the triple threats of uranium mining, inappropriate development (including proposed dams, a mega-resort, and a tourist tramway), and new wells drying the aquifers that feed its precious seeps and springs. Please lift your voice in defense of this magnificient place. Voice your opposition to destructive developments ›

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