For a Wild Future

One hundred years ago southern Nevada was an empty and—at least so far as humans go—fairly quiet place. Few would have guessed it was possible to put a massive urban area containing several million people in one of the driest spots in North America. But we did. Doubtless Nevada’s population will only continue to swell…

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Friends of Gold Butte Responds to DOI Final Monuments Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, December 6, 2017                                                                                        Media Contact: Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  / 702-208-8377 STATEMENT: Friends of Gold Butte Responds to the Release of the DOI Final Monument Report Nevadans fought for decades to achieve a protected designation for the natural and cultural..

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Trump Reduces Utah Monuments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 4, 2017 STATEMENT: Friends of Gold Butte Responds to Reductions to Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments LAS VEGAS – In response to the President’s action to strip protections from  Bears Ears National Monument and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah, Jaina Moan of the Friends of Gold Butte released..

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A Day of Stewardship in Gold Butte National Monument

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, October 2, 2017                                                                                       Media Contact:                                                                                                                 Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org, 702-208-8377 Grace Larsen, Friends of Nevada Wilderness, grace@nevadawilderness.org, 702-515-5417 MEDIA RELEASE: A Day of Stewardship in Gold Butte National Monument GOLD BUTTE NATIONAL MONUMENT..

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Friends of Gold Butte Responds to Recommended Reductions of Gold Butte National Monument

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, September 18, 2017                                                                                       Media Contact: Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  / 702-208-8377 STATEMENT: Friends of Gold Butte Responds to Recommended Reductions of Gold Butte National Monument LAS VEGAS – In response to the Department of Interior report, leaked by the Washington Post, that included..

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TODAY: NV Senate to Hear Resolution in Support of National Monuments

For Immediate Release: May 2, 2017      Media Contacts:                                                                                            Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  / 702-208-8377 Jocelyn Torres, Nevada Program Director, Conservation Lands Foundation, jocelyn@conservationlands.org / 702-767-2089 MEDIA ALERT Assembly Joint Resolution 13 Expressing Support for Gold Butte National Monument and Basin and Range National Monument to be..

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Response to President’s Executive Order threatening our nation’s public land treasures

For Immediate Release: April 26, 2017                                                                                       Media Contact:                                                                                              Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  / 702-208-8377 RELEASE: Friends of Gold Butte and Friends of Basin and Range National Monuments respond to President’s Executive Order threatening our nation’s public land treasures LAS VEGAS –..

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Gold Butte National Monument!

We are pleased to announce that President Obama has designated Gold Butte a National Monument! Click here to send your thanks to President Obama today! Located between the Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument and Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Gold Butte is a treasure trove of cultural, historic, and natural wonders. Protecting Gold Butte ensures that people..

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