Take Action to Protect Our Mountains! Contact all El Paso City Elected Officials. Ask them to NOT sell YOUR land on our mountains for development. A public hearing on this topic will be held on Tue 29 May. PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND. Details to follow. More Mountain Land to be Lost to Development Scott Cutler, President … Continue reading Protect our mountains
by James Cash The Big Bend region of the Chihuahuan Desert is home to more than 3 million acres of protected lands that span the U.S. / Mexico border. Conservationists on both sides of the border work together to conserve and protect the region’s wildlife and wildlands through wildlife reintroductions, invasive species control, fire management, … Continue reading Conservation in the Big Bend Border Region
A National Palm Oil Scheme Towards Landscape Conservationby Robert Hii Palm oil, the cursed fruit or blessed fruit depending on who you ask, epitomizes the global struggle to find a balance between development and conservation. Widely grown in the tropical countries of Malaysia and Indonesia, the crop has become synonymous with the disappearance of wildlife … Continue reading A National Palm Oil Scheme
By Rick LoBello This past week I attended a Zoos and Aquariums Committing to Conservation conference in Jacksonville, Florida. Nearly 300 conservation leaders from around the world working at zoos and aquariums and in the field came to be inspired, connect with each other and pledge to increase strategic actions in support of a wide … Continue reading Committing to Conservation
You can shut down the use of our social media accounts, but you cannot shut down the internet or take control of what we do with our personal time! We only wish to protect and preserve the environment for future generations to come. Join the movement - Arches, Shenandoah, Yosemite, Badlands, Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, Blue … Continue reading A message for President Trump
By Rick LoBello Every day in El Paso we see more and more of what remains of the natural landscape in lower elevations of Franklin Mountains going under the blade of the bulldozer. In the name of progress we can't seem to stop making more roads, building more Walmarts and more strip malls. I am all … Continue reading What’s going on here?