Desert National Wildlife Refuge - The Desert National Wildlife Refuge, just outside the city lights of Las Vegas and home to one of Nevada’s largest desert bighorn sheep populations and over 1.2 million acres of proposed wilderness, is under assault by the military. Find out how you can take action to help defend the Desert National Wildlife Refuge!
Save the Stillwaters- The United States Navy just released their final Environmental Impact Statement regarding the major expansion proposed at the Fallon Range Training Complex in Churchill County, Nevada. The document is the Navy's assessment of the environmental impacts of its plan to nearly QUADRUPLE the size of the training complex. The proposed expansion would remove the WSA designation of 12% of the Stillwater Range, 47% of Job's Peak, and 11% of the Clan Alpines. The Navy wants Congress to shut the public out of 618,727 acres of additional public land. Watch the Stealth Land Grab video to see what is at stake.
Public Lands - America’s 640 million acres of federal public lands are the backbone of our rich outdoor heritage. However, some extremist politicians would like to sell off YOUR public lands to the highest bidder and close off access forever. Please join us in the continued fight to keep public lands in public hands. Continue reading for more information on recent public land victories in the Nevada State Legislature and in Congress to #KeepItPublic.
Wild Washoe - Act now to help gain permanent protection for the last remaining pockets of wild country in Washoe County while providing extensive economic development opportunities. Currently, we are working with the Nevada congressional delegation, local stakeholders, and Washoe County Commissioners to develop a public lands bill that includes conservation, recreation, and economic development. Click here to learn more about the campaign and to take action to protect wilderness in Washoe County!