Conservation alliance in the news
The Conservation Alliance held its second Backyard Collective event of 2019 in Ventura, California on Thursday, April 11.
The Conservation Alliance held its first Backyard Collective event of the year in Asheville, North Carolina on Friday, April 5.
The Conservation Alliance sent grants totaling $945,000 to 29 organizations working to protect and defend wild places throughout North America.
Congress passed a package of public lands bills today that protects nearly 2.5 million acres of public land and 676 miles of rivers throughout the U.S. The legislation also reauthorizes the Land and Water Conservation Fund, an important conservation and recreation tool that expired late September 2018.
The Conservation Alliance awarded three emergency grants to Earthjustice, Outdoor Alliance, and Trout Unlimited to support their efforts to defend public lands. The grants, totaling $85,000, come from the organization’s Public Lands Defense Fund (PLDF), created to preserve and defend the integrity of America’s public lands system.