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30X30 (Spanish)

TREINTA PARA EL TREINTA Salva la naturaleza. Toma acción en contra del cambio climático. Proteger a la naturaleza es una pieza clave en la solución climática. En recientes evaluaciones científicas encontraron que el 30% del planeta debería estar protegido para 2030, y todo esto sería, para salvaguardar la biodiversidad en contra de la amenaza del cambio climático. Inicialmente, se estableció un ambicioso plan conocido como el “Acuerdo Global para la Naturaleza”, y estas pruebas científicas están ganando terreno en los gobiernos de todo el mundo, comprometiéndose con este objetivo tan necesario como inspirador. [...]

30X30 (Spanish)2020-06-18T14:21:51+00:00

Pledge your support for the 30 by 30 Initiative

Targets: Senators Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner Action: Take the pledge - then, fulfill it by taking action NOW En español The 30 by 30 Initiative, also known as the Global Deal for Nature, is a worldwide campaign that calls for conserving 30% of the planet's lands and waters by 2030, in order to reverse the effects of climate change globally. The initiative is supported by science, which finds that we cannot successfully combat climate change without a comprehensive, worldwide plan to protect nature, and thereby to mitigate harmful greenhouse gas emissions, support resilient ecosystems [...]

Pledge your support for the 30 by 30 Initiative2020-06-19T17:01:38+00:00

Protect wildlife in the Crystal Valley – comments due March 20

Target: U.S. Forest Service Action: Submit comments on the proposed Redstone to McClure Pass trail by March 20. The Forest Service is starting a public process to evaluate a 7-mile recreation trail in the Crystal Valley. The proposed trail is a segment of Pitkin County’s larger Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail Plan, which has been many years in the making. This segment would stretch from Redstone to McClure Pass, and would be a non-motorized trail for recreation activities such as hiking and biking. It’s critical that the Forest Service thoroughly analyze potential impacts to wildlife [...]

Protect wildlife in the Crystal Valley – comments due March 202020-04-13T16:53:38+00:00

Exigimos protecciones más fuertes contra las emisiones de petróleo y gas

A quien va dirigido: La Comisión de Control de Calidad del Aire de Colorado (AQCC por sus siglas en ingles) Toma acción: Envía tus comentarios hoy y asista a la audiencia pública el 10 de diciembre. Hágale saber al AQCC que todos los habitantes de Colorado merecemos beneficiarnos de protección contra la contaminación del aire. En abril del 2018, la Comisión de Control de Calidad del Aire de Colorado (AQCC) comenzó un proceso de revisión de dos años para considerar si debiese ampliar los estándares actuales de contaminación del aire implementados en el área central [...]

Exigimos protecciones más fuertes contra las emisiones de petróleo y gas2020-04-13T17:01:33+00:00

Comment on proposed water-monitoring study for the Glenwood Limestone Mine

Target: U.S. Bureau of Land Management Action: Ask the BLM to conduct an Environmental Assessment (EA) on the proposed water monitoring wells for the limestone quarry in Glenwood Springs. The BLM is conducting advance studies related to the proposed expansion of the Transfer Trail limestone quarry, prior to launching an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) process in 2020. One of these studies is about hydrology and groundwater, and the agency is currently accepting public comments prior to authorizing the study. Baseline studies are important for the BLM and the public to understand and properly analyze the [...]

Comment on proposed water-monitoring study for the Glenwood Limestone Mine2019-10-28T21:31:16+00:00

Attend a public meeting to speak up for wildlife and public lands – August 21

Target: Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) Action: Attend the public hearing on August 21, in Glenwood Springs to speak up for wildlife and public lands. Click here for suggested talking points.  During the 2019 Legislative session, the State Senate introduced a bill to “prioritize the protection of public safety, health, welfare, and the environment in the regulation of the oil and gas industry by modifying the oil and gas statute and by clarifying, reinforcing, and establishing local governments' regulatory authority over the surface impacts of oil and gas development”. It was signed into [...]

Attend a public meeting to speak up for wildlife and public lands – August 212019-08-29T17:55:03+00:00

Tell the BLM to protect the North Fork Valley’s watershed from oil and gas drilling

Target: Bureau of Land Management Action: Submit your comments on the North Fork Mancos Master Development Plan (NFMMDP) Environmental Assessment today! Tell the BLM that that the North Fork Valley is no place for industrial natural gas development. Comments are due April 1! The North Fork Valley, just over McClure Pass from Carbondale, is one of the most unique places around. It has been designated by the Governor as a Creative Cultural District, is home to the largest concentration of organic farms in the State of Colorado, and is one of two American Viticultural Areas [...]

Tell the BLM to protect the North Fork Valley’s watershed from oil and gas drilling2019-08-29T17:53:52+00:00