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Sign the Petition to Stop the Paved Berlaimont Estates Access Road

Target: The U.S. Forest Service Action: Stop the paved Berlaimont Estates Access Road From Cutting Across Public Land The proposal would provide private access through Forest Service land to a private inholding development called Berlaimont Estates, via a 32-foot wide, paved, switchbacking, bermed and walled, year-round road. Presently, the area is only accessible in the summer, and via a narrow, ungraded dirt road. If built, the proposed new development would consist of 19 new mega homes and accessory dwellings, atop a mountainous hillside, surrounded completely by Forest Service land. The access road to reach the [...]

Sign the Petition to Stop the Paved Berlaimont Estates Access Road 2018-11-27T19:59:53+00:00

¡Haz que tu voz cuente! Te invitamos a participar en las sesiones de enfoque del programa Defiende

Acción: ¡Haz que tu voz cuente! Te invitamos a participar en las sesiones de enfoque del programa Defiende Queremos invitarte a que participes y compartas tus ideas, vivencias y retroalimentación acerca de tierras públicas y el programa Defiende, participando en estas sesiones de enfoque que se llevaran a cabo el sábado, 8 de diciembre a las 10:00 am en el Thrid Street Center en Carbondale o el martes, 11 de diciembre a las 6:00 pm en el Alpine Bank de Glenwood Springs. La retroalimentación que tu compartas con nosotros en estas sesiones ayudaran a informarnos [...]

¡Haz que tu voz cuente! Te invitamos a participar en las sesiones de enfoque del programa Defiende 2018-11-19T21:59:01+00:00

Tell Colorado regulators that Western Slope residents deserve strong protections against oil and gas emissions

Target: Colorado’s Air Quality Control Commission Action: Attend a public meeting on Nov. 27 OR submit your comments to the Commission and let them know that all Coloradoans deserve to benefit from stronger air pollution protections. In April, Colorado’s Air Quality Control Commission (AQCC) heard public comment at a meeting in Rifle on whether to strengthen air pollution standards for oil and gas operations statewide. Now, it's hosting another public meeting on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 5:00-7:00pm, at the Mesa County Central Library, 970 West Studio, 5th and Ouray, Grand Junction, CO. The Commission is [...]

Tell Colorado regulators that Western Slope residents deserve strong protections against oil and gas emissions 2018-11-18T00:19:45+00:00

Keep Public Pressure on the Berlaimont Estates Project

Target: Public land managers at the Forest Service Action: Ask the Forest Service to analyze and disclose impacts of trail and parking lot additions in a NEW Draft EIS for the Berlaimont Estates project. The Forest Service is preparing to release a final environmental analysis and a proposed decision approving a new road to the Berlaimont Estates subdivision above Edwards. The project will result in significant impacts to wildlife and winter wildlife habitat, and the agency is now proposing new mitigation measures that it claims will reduce impacts. However, the agency has never disclosed or [...]

Keep Public Pressure on the Berlaimont Estates Project 2018-08-23T22:13:28+00:00

December 2018 Oil and Gas Lease Sale threatens CO’s valuable natural environment. Tell the BLM this is unacceptable.

Target: BLM Land Managers Action: BLM’s December 2018 Oil and Gas Lease Sale threatens Colorado’s public lands. Tell the agency this is unacceptable! ** The comment period for this action has expired. Thank you for your interest- stay tuned for updates! ** On July 2, 2018, the BLM released a proposal to sell nearly a quarter-million acres of new oil and gas leases in a December 2018 Lease Sale. The parcels span the entire state including treasured public lands in the North Fork and Colorado River Valleys. The leases threaten vital resources like important wildlife [...]

December 2018 Oil and Gas Lease Sale threatens CO’s valuable natural environment. Tell the BLM this is unacceptable. 2018-07-18T16:51:37+00:00

Thank Sen. Bennet and Rep. Jared Polis for introducing the “Continental Divide Recreation, Wilderness, and Camp Hale Legacy Act”; ask Sen. Gardner to become a co-sponsor

Targets: Senators Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner and Representative Jared PolisAction: Send a thank you note to Senator Bennet and Representative Polis and ask Senator Gardner to join this effort to protect some of Colorado’s most special public lands. On January 24, 2018 Senator Bennet and Representative Polis introduced the Continental Divide Recreation, Wilderness and Camp Hale Legacy Act to protect 96,000 acres of public land in Eagle and Summit Counties. Crafted to protect wilderness, world class mountain biking, wildlife habitat and the historical landscape at Camp Hale, this bill has support from just about everyone you [...]

Thank Sen. Bennet and Rep. Jared Polis for introducing the “Continental Divide Recreation, Wilderness, and Camp Hale Legacy Act”; ask Sen. Gardner to become a co-sponsor 2018-06-22T17:25:44+00:00

Thank Sen. Bennet for introducing the “Thompson Divide Withdrawal and Protection Act”; urge Sen. Gardner and Rep. Tipton to support it.

Targets: Senators Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner and Representative Scott Tipton Action: Send a thank you note to Senator Michael Bennet for introducing the Thompson Divide Withdrawal and Protection Act and urge Senator Cory Gardner and Representative Scott Tipton to get behind it. Thank Senator Michael Bennet for for his efforts to permanently protect the Thompson Divide from oil and gas drilling via his introduction of the Thompson Divide Withdrawal and Protection Act. If passed, this legislation would ensure that oil and gas drilling in the Thompson Divide is permanently off the table. Let Senator [...]

Thank Sen. Bennet for introducing the “Thompson Divide Withdrawal and Protection Act”; urge Sen. Gardner and Rep. Tipton to support it. 2018-09-27T17:29:01+00:00

KEEP FIGHTING FOR BEARS EARS AND GRAND STAIRCASE-ESCALANTE

Target: BLM and Department of the Interior Action: Despite pending litigation over the Trump Administration's 2017 proclamation to reduce Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments, the Department of the Interior is moving forward with new land use management plans for the reduced Monuments. Submit your comments today and tell DOI to continue to manage both Monuments under the existing Monument Management Plans — choosing the no action alternative in its current planning process.   CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR COMMENT LETTERS.

KEEP FIGHTING FOR BEARS EARS AND GRAND STAIRCASE-ESCALANTE 2018-11-12T22:44:20+00:00

TELL THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION NOT TO UNDERMINE NEPA

Target: Mary Neumayr, Chief of Staff, Council on Environmental Quality Action: Submit your comments telling the Trump Administration that it is unacceptable to undermine NEPA, which ensures public input, and important review and analysis of projects on our public lands.   CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR COMMENT LETTER.

TELL THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION NOT TO UNDERMINE NEPA 2018-08-17T13:48:04+00:00

THANK SENATOR GARDNER FOR HIS SUPPORT OF THE LAND AND WATER CONSERVATION FUND

Target: Sen. Cory Gardner Action: **UPDATE** Since issuing this Capital Watch alert, Senator Gardner formally signed on as a co-sponsor for permanent reauthorization and full funding of LWCF. Please call and thank him for listening to his constituents! (970) 245-9553 (Grand Junction) or (202) 224-5941 (D.C.). Key Messages: I am calling to thank Senator Cory Gardner for co-sponsoring permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) and fully funding the program. LWCF has helped protect some of America's most iconic landscapes, including Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado and Glacier National Park in [...]

THANK SENATOR GARDNER FOR HIS SUPPORT OF THE LAND AND WATER CONSERVATION FUND 2018-07-17T17:40:33+00:00