Keep Public Lands in Public Hands Currently there is a resolution pending in the legislature asking Congress to transfer the vast majority of public lands into state and private control. The Senate Committee on Legislative Operations will hear Senate Joint Resolution 1 on Monday, March 2 at 3:30 pm. We need to let the committee..
Please be advised that our educational presentation originally scheduled for February 18 will be rescheduled at a later date so that we all can attend an important public lands meeting in Las Vegas. Friends of Gold Butte has chartered a bus for Mesquite supporters to attend this public meeting. RSVP for meeting and transportation details. Southern..
Broad Coalition Thanks Congressman Horsford MESQUITE, NV – Protect Nevada, a broad coalition of community and business leaders and conservation organizations, cheered Congressman Steven Horsford today for introducing legislation to protect Gold Butte and to boost the local economy surrounding this iconic landscape. “Congressman Horsford really listens to local citizens and has demonstrated that in..
In case you haven’t heard….. The Gold Butte National Conservation Area with Wilderness Act has been introduced by Senator Reid. Please take a moment to thank Senator Reid for his support of this Nevada national treasure. It’s really very easy, just click this link and send him your “digital thank you.” A simple, “Thank you..
Please attend EPA hearing on Thursday, May 3, 11:30 am at the Moapa Reservation Tell the EPA that we want the best available technology to clean up Reid Gardner, not the second-rate non-catalytic technology that they and the state of Nevada are trying to put into place. The Sierra Club will have flyers at the hearing with..
As you may have heard, thanks to your phone calls, e-mails, and contact with the Mesquite’s Mayor and City Council, they voted last night to uphold their support for Gold Butte! Thank you for your hard work to make Mesquite the Gateway to Gold Butte! Please take a minute to thank Mayor Wier, Councilman Gustaveson,..
A very BIG thank you to all who wrote letters, e-mails, called, and attended the Mesquite City Council meeting. It was quite the discussion with an overwhelming majority of those letters, calls, and statements being in support of a Gold Butte NCA. Council had a hard time getting traction on any kind of “rescind” motion,..
Tomorrow is a critical day for Gold Butte. The Mesquite City Council may revoke their Resolution in support of Gold Butte at their city council meeting tomorrow at 5 p.m. Will you be there to show your support so that doesn’t happen? We’re writing you because you know how strongly you feel about the value..
Dear Friends, In case you haven’t heard, the Mesquite City Council may revoke their Resolution in support of Gold Butte at the next council meeting April 24, 2012 at 5 p.m. – We urge you to attend this meeting, show your support for Gold Butte and take this terrific opportunity to preserve a part of..