Today groups announced the delivery of more than 550,000 petition signatures and comments urging President Obama to designate the proposed Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument. The supporters join a long list of those speaking out for the monument designation, including more than 20 area Tribal Nations, nearly 100 businesses, outdoor recreation and conservation groups, and local and national elected leaders.
Former Grand Canyon National Park superintendents write in support of a Greater #GrandCanyonHeritage National Monument.
Great film in the proposed Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument area featuring our own Kim Crumbo, decorated Seal Team One and recent recipient of a Conservation Hero award. By Tandem Stills + Motion, Inc. for Sierra Club.
Ed George’s excellent new film, North Rim Notes, features outdoor recreation business owners, artists, scientists, writers and explorers sharing their deep ties to the watershed surrounding Grand Canyon. Together, they make an inspirational plea for President Obama to permanently protect this world class wildlife corridor as the Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument. Photo: Ed George
Send your personalized letter calling for permanent protection of the Grand Canyon’s watershed, a Priority Wildlife Corridor! Please post and share: #GrandCanyonHeritage. Photo: Kristen M. Caldon
Conservation groups today applauded the Navajo Nation and the Hopi, Havasupai, and Hualapai tribes for their leadership in advancing a national monument proposal to permanently protect public lands around Grand Canyon from new uranium mining and to protect important cultural and natural resources. Photo: Kristen M. Caldon