As many of you know, our executive director Jaina Moan has moved on to a new position. While we congratulate her, we also have a big void to fill in her wake. If you, or anyone you know, would like to be part of a growing but stable organization working to preserve Gold Butte and..
For Immediate Release: May 2, 2017 Media Contacts: Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, firstname.lastname@example.org / 702-208-8377 Jocelyn Torres, Nevada Program Director, Conservation Lands Foundation, email@example.com / 702-767-2089 MEDIA ALERT Assembly Joint Resolution 13 Expressing Support for Gold Butte National Monument and Basin and Range National Monument to be..
On Tuesday April 14th the Mesquite City Council is considering revoking a previous council resolution in favor of protecting Gold Butte – Nevada’s piece of the Grand Canyon. We need everyone who loves Gold Butte to attend this meeting and show their support for permanent protection! The City of Mesquite previously passed Resolution 649 in..
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..
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,..
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..